American Decorative Arts

Armchair

ca. 1860

Walnut, ash

H 35 1/2, SH 15 1/2in., Seat rails: W 15 1/4 in., MW 18 1/4 in., D 18 3/8 in.
Yale University Art Gallery
1970.98.7g
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Geography: 
Made in New York, New York
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Donor unknown; Yale University Art Gallery.

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), 261–62, no. 245, 246, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.