Chair Maker: Unknown

1720–60

American Decorative Arts

Not on view

Medium

Maple

Dimensions

42 7/8 × 25 3/4 × 17 1/4 in. (108.9 × 65.4 × 43.8 cm)

Credit Line

Mabel Brady Garvan Collection

Accession Number

1930.2030f

Culture
Period

18th century

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Francis P. Garvan (1875-1937), New York; gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1930
Bibliography

  • Douglass Scott, Joan Ketter, and Michael Boodro, The American Clock, 1725–1865, Forgeries and Restorations in American Furniture: Two Yale Student Exhibitions, May 18–June 28, 1974, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Garvan Furniture Study, May 18–June 28, 1974), n.p., no. 7.

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Object/Work type

chairs

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