American Decorative Arts

Miniature sofa

1835–45

Mahogany; white pine

10 1/4 x 21 x 6 7/16 in. (26 x 53.3 x 16.4 cm) other (Seat): 3 9/16 in.(9 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.313
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Geography: 
Made in Area Unknown
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Francis P. Garvan, New York, N.Y.; The Mabel Brady Garvan Collection.

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), 253, no. 237, 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.