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Pair of Side Chairs

A work made of rosewood and upholstery.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of rosewood and upholstery.


c. 1849


Alexander Jackson Davis
American, 1803–1892
Made by William Burns and Peter Trainque
American, active 1842–56
New York

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On View, Gallery 173


Arts of the Americas


Alexander Jackson Davis


Pair of Side Chairs


New York City (Object made in)

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c. 1849


Rosewood and upholstery


107.6 × 48.3 × 50.6 cm (42 3/8 × 18 1/4 × 19 3/4 in.)

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Gift of Charles E. Buckley in honor of Judith A. Barter

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