Armchair Used by William Howard Taft Maker: Unknown

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before 1913

American Decorative Arts

Not on view

Medium

Oak with metal braces, screws and plaque

Dimensions

35 5/8 × 30 1/4 × 21 1/2 in. (90.5 × 76.8 × 54.6 cm)

Credit Line

Lent by the President’s Office, Yale University

Loan number

ILE2018.20.2

Culture
Period

20th century

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

A note on the ADA folder says: "This chair was returned [returned underlined] to the Furn. Study from the Faculty Club when it was closed down in 1977.
There is an almost identical Taft chair (owned by Yale) in the Corporation Rm. at Woodbridge Hall."
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