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State House Chair

1969.777.2 (RS116401)

Description

Bergere chair with back that curves into arms; columnar turned arms; leather-upholsetered seat cushion, back, and arms.columnar front legs; flared rear legs; all legs terminate into casters.

Details

Maker
Attributed to Bright, George, 1726-1805 (Maker)
Date
1810-1830
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original To Massachusetts State House (Boston, Mass.). Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
ash (wood)
leather
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Ash
ash (wood)
Chair, Desk
chairs (furniture forms)
desk chairs
Empire
Empire (style)
leather
Leather
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
People and organizations
Bradlee, James Bowdoin, 1813-1872
Bradlee, Josiah, 1778-1860
Codman, Sarah Fletcher (Bradlee), 1842-1922
Dimensions
32 1/8 x 24 1/8 x 21 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.777.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
55321
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