• 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. 1770
  • Place Made
  • Materials Wood; Mahogany; White Oak
  • Measurements
  • Funds donated by Mrs. Golsan Schneider
  • Room
  • Accession # 1976.0044

Armchair

Upholstered chairs with open arms were frequently made in large sets for aristocratic English houses, but they were uncommon in the American colonies.