Skip to content

Search Collections

Armchair

Description

One of a pair of Empire "Duncan Phyfe" armchairs. Seats are needlepointed in burgundy with roses.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1820
Inscriptions
Label: ""Belonged to Jeremiah Gridley Bridge of Boston, c. 1795""
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
armchairs
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Empire
Empire (style)
floral patterns
Needlepoint
Rose
rose (genus)
Accession Number
1995.409.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Elsie Allen
GUSN
10555

Comments