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Modified Spanish feet on curving legs with arrised knee; back legs canted; flat front and side stretchers; turned back stretchers; applied serpentine skirt over seat rails and knees front and sides, with incised line at edge; trapezoidal seat with caning; spooned back with two panels of cane; flat...

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Inscription

'IB' stamped on back of right rear leg at seat rail

Provenance

Bought by the MFA for $800. (Accession Date: July 17, 1930)

Credit Line

John Wheelock Elliot and John Morse Elliot Fund

about 1700

Object Place

China for export

Dimensions

114.7 cm (45 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.532

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture