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Inventor: Jerome Francis Downing, American, 1827–1913

Patent model of a child’s chair

1873

Wood, brass

9 3/4 × 7 3/16 × 9 3/8in. (24.765 × 18.256 × 23.813 cm)
Evelyn and Henry Kirschenbaum Collection
2006.182.2
Geography: 
Designed in Erie, Pennsylvania
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Models
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, July 1, 2006–June 30, 2007,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2007): 205.

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