Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Side chair

Date:
1760–90
Geography:
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Mahogany, white oak, yellow pine
Dimensions:
40 x 21 3/4 x 21 1/2 in. (101.6 x 55.2 x 54.6 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Bequest of Cecile L. Mayer, 1962
Accession Number:
62.171.19
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 722
Inscription: incised on rear seat rail strip: II; incised on slip seat frame: I
Harold M. and Cecile Lehman (later Mrs. Cecile L. Mayer), Tarrytown, New York; Cecile Lehman Mayer, Tarrytown, New York, until died 1962, subject to a life estate
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