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Pair of Side Chairs

A work made of mahogany with white and yellow pine.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of mahogany with white and yellow pine.

Date:

1770/90

Artist:

Attributed to Chapin School of Cabinetmakers
Hartford County, Connecticut

About this artwork

On View

American Art, Gallery 167

Artist

Chapin School of Cabinetmakers

Title

Pair of Side Chairs

Origin

East Windsor Hill

Date

c. 1770–1790

Medium

Mahogany with white and yellow pine

Inscriptions

Incised in Roman numerals, on the inside rear seat rails: "IIII" (of 1970.33) and "V" (of 1970.32); inscribed in pencil, once on each interior seat rail:"4" (of 1970.33); once on the front and side interior seat rails:"V" (of 1970.32); and on interior rear seat rail:"5" (of 1970.32)

Dimensions

Each: 96.7 × 53.3 × 42.5 cm (38 1/2 × 21 × 16 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Antiquarian Society

Reference Number

1970.32-33

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