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Side Chair

Maker:
Possibly by Henry Ingle (American, 1763–1822)
Date:
1800–1805
Geography:
Made in Washington DC, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Mahogany
Dimensions:
36 3/4 x 20 x 20 in. (93.3 x 50.8 x 50.8 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Bequest of Flora E. Whiting, 1971
Accession Number:
1971.180.27
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 724
Along with its companion pieces, this chair forms a set (1971.180.18–.27) with two serpentine front side chairs (1971.180.16--.17). This chair is from a set originally owned by Captain John Singleton of Sumter County, South Carolina.
Captain John Singleton, Sumter County, South Carolina; his great-granddaughter, Rebecca Singleton Gilmer, Charlottesville, Virginia; Mrs. Giles (Flora E.) Whiting, Scarborough, New York, by died 1971
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