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Rosewood. Two slender stiles with turned horizontal bands connected by two flat rails fitted with a rectangular upholstered back. Three slender turned rails below the upholstered back. Seat rails have carved horizontal bands and are fitted with a square upholstered seat. Slender front legs...

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Provenance

1988, sold by Kurland-Zabar, Inc., New York to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 15, 1988)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

English (London), about 1875–85

Object Place

England

Dimensions

87.63 x 39.37 x 39.37 cm (34 1/2 x 15 1/2 x 15 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.328

Medium or Technique

Rosewood; silk upholstery

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture