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Bedstead

Possibly by Thomas Seymour
(1771–1848)

Maker: Cornice attributed to John Doggett (1780–1857)
Decorator: Painting attributed to John Ritto Penniman (American, Milford, Massachusetts 1782–1841 Baltimore, Maryland)
Decorator: Carving attributed to Samuel McIntire (1757–1811)
Decorator: Carving attibuted to Thomas Wightman (American, active 1802–20 (?))
Date: 1810–15
Geography: New England, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Culture: American
Medium: Mahogany, mahogany veneer, mahoganized maple and white pine, painted and gilded wood
Dimensions: 106 3/4 x 58 5/8 x 79 1/2 in. (271.1 x 148.9 x 201.9 cm)
Classification: Furniture
Credit Line: John Stewart Kennedy Fund, 1918
Accession Number: 18.110.64

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