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[Chair, Carved, Cane-back beechwood.]

GC001.USNH.Portsmouth.421 (RS102385)

Description

Sketch of 17th c. carved cane chair accompanied by mounted description of the chair and its history as a wedding present in 1848. Supposed to have been brought from England in 1636 by a Dr. Fernald to Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

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Details

Collection Name
Original art collection
Collection Code
GC001
Dates
1880
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
Oct. 11, 1922
Physical Description
1 sketch pencil
Dimensions
5 3/4"x 3 1/2" (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
ACCESS ID: 1437
Old ID: 1459.00
GUSN
165481
Reference Code
GC001.USNH.Portsmouth.421

Record details

Originator
Plympton, Alice Gray, Miss (artist)
Descriptive Terms
chairs (furniture forms)
Material Type
drawings (visual works)
Places
Portsmouth, NH
Notes
Geographic location unknown.
Location Note
HGO-01-001-O-G-401-ORAS06
Physical Access Restrictions
Very good.

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