Black Painted and Gilt Ladderback Armchair

Unknown Maker (New England), American, 18th century

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18th century

Wood with 19th century painted surface with gilt striping and highlights

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Trevor Fairbrother and John T. Kirk

2012.59.66

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Furniture: Seating

Classification

Decorative Arts

Not on view

Publication History

John T. Kirk, The Impecuniuous Collector's Guide to American Antiques, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1975, p. 99.

John T. Kirk, The Impecunious House Restorer, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1984, p. 143, figures 178-179.

Provenance

Collection of John T. Kirk and Trevor Fairbrother, Hanover, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 2012.

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