Side Chair, Mahogany, sweet gum, American

Side Chair

Date:
1755–90
Geography:
Made in New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Mahogany, sweet gum
Dimensions:
38 7/8 x 24 1/4 x 22 1/4 in. (98.7 x 61.6 x 56.5 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Sylmaris Collection, Gift of George Coe Graves, by exchange, 1957
Accession Number:
57.158.2
Not on view
Inscription: incised inside rear seat rail: VII; incised on corresponding slip set frame: VII
Benjamin Nicoll, New York, until died 1760 or Matthias Nicoll, New York, until died 1827; Ann Nicoll Clinch; Sarah Clinch Smith; Mrs. Stanford White, New York; Lawrence Grant White; F. L. Peter White and Alida White Lessard, until 1957