Pair of Side Chairs Maker: Unknown


Soft maple; yellow poplar (splat)


40 3/8 × 13 1/2 × 14 in. (102.6 × 34.3 × 35.6 cm)
seat: 17 9/16 × 19 in. (44.6 × 48.3 cm)

Credit Line

Mabel Brady Garvan Collection

Accession Number



18th–19th century


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 records is ongoing.



Philip Flayderman, Boston, Mass.; Francis P. Garvan, New York, N.Y. (1930); The Mabel Brady Garvan Collection.
  • 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), 104, no. 89, ill
  • Anderson Galleries and American Art Association, New York, Colonial Furniture, Silver, and Decorations: The Collection of the Late Philip Flayderman, sale cat. (January 2–4, 1930), 29, lot 137
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side chairs

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