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Side Chair

Date:
1755–65
Geography:
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Walnut, tulip poplar
Dimensions:
41 x 22 x 21 in. (104.1 x 55.9 x 53.3 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1921
Accession Number:
21.44.5
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: incised on front seat rail rabbet and on slip seat frame: X; in chalk on inside left rail: 4; on inside right rail: 3
Louis Guerineau Myers, New York, until 1921; sale, American Art Galleries, New York, 26 Feb. 1921, no. 663
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