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Black lacquer with gilt decoration. Carved scroll legs, stretchers and high crest. Turned stretchers and back posts. Shaped caned panel in back with grooved side frame. Caned seat. Mate to 32.315.

Provenance

Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler (b. 1863 - d. 1931), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 1, 1932)

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler

Portuguese, late 17th century

Object Place

Portugal

Dimensions

130.81 x 45.08 x 42.54 cm (51 1/2 x 17 3/4 x 16 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

32.314

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture