• Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
    Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
  • Bombe Desk and Bookcase
    Bombe Desk and Bookcase
  • The Landing of the Pilgrims
    The Landing of the Pilgrims
  • Side Chairs
    Side Chairs
  • Penn's Treaty with the Indians
    Penn's Treaty with the Indians
 
  • Artist/Maker
  • Date Made c. 1980-1800
  • Place Made
  • Materials Wood; Mahogany; soft maple, black walnut, mahogany
  • Measurements
  • Gift of Mrs. Lawrence Mills
  • Room
  • Accession # 1973.0111.1-6

Side Chair

Toward the end of the eighteenth century, a new chair-back design with hints of neoclassical ornamentation became popular in several regions of the United States.