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American Decorative Arts

Side Chair

1740–1750

Walnut

44 1/4 × 21 1/4 × 17 1/4 in. (112.4 × 54 × 43.8 cm)
seat: 17 1/2 in. (44.5 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.2129
Geography: 
Made in The Netherlands
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Dutch
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Provenance: 

Charles Woolsey Lyon (1872–1945), New York; sold in 1925 to Francis P. Garvan (1875–1937), New York; by gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., in 1930

Bibliography: 

Wallace Nutting, Furniture Treasury (New York: MacMillan Company, 1963), no. 2140, 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.