American Decorative Arts

Side Chair

ca. 1805–25

Mahogany, front and rear seat rails, ash; mahogany slip seat frame

32 1/8 × 17 7/8 × 20 in. (81.6 × 45.4 × 50.8 cm) other (Seat): 16 1/2 in.(41.9 cm)
Bequest of Olive Louise Dann
1962.31.71d
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Geography: 
Made in New York, New York
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Patricia E. Kane, 300 Years of American Seating Furniture Chairs and Beds from the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University (Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1976), 180, no. 160, ill.

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