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Side chair


Gilbert Ash


c. 1750-1765

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G332
Side chair, Gilbert Ash
Side chair: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Furniture | Mahogany, white pine, ash, mohair
Size: 38 1/2 x 20 x 16 1/2in. (97.8 x 50.8 x 41.9cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States, New York
Culture: North America, United States, New York
Style: 18th century
Physical Description: this chair is said to be one of a set of chairs owned by Sir William Johnson of Johnstown N.Y; see Catalog card and object file for details; black modern upholstery with cross-stitch flowers. This chair has been reupholstered to have pink fabric covering
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of James F. and Louise H. Bell in Memory of James S. and Sallie M. Bell
Accession Number: 31.15.12
Artist: Gilbert Ash, American, 1717-1785
Role: Artist
Nationality: American
Life Dates: American, 1717-1785
Added to Site: February 28, 2009