Scoop-back with scalloped border, cabriole legs with C-scrolls and notched profile. Decorated with gilding, painting, and inlay with a fountain, birds, butterflies, and scrollwork. The chair is based on a design by Jennens and Bettridge of Birmingham.
On the back at the base is a false Registry mark for the 10th of August 1844.
1962, gift of William Marriott Welch, Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 10, 1962)
Gift of William Marriott Welch