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Hepplewhite side chair, one of a pair


Stephen Badlam


c. 1795

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G328
Hepplewhite side chair, one of a pair, Stephen Badlam
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Furniture | Mahogany
Size: 37 1/2 x 23 x 19in. (95.2 x 58.4 x 48.3cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Lower Mills, Massachusetts, Dorchester
Culture: North America, United States, Lower Mills, Massachusetts
Style: 18th-19th century
Physical Description: Pair of Hepplewhite Side Chairs, c.1795, mahogany. Beaded gothic arches with acorn finials, carved husks and ears of wheat which extend onto the serpentine crest rails, saddle shaped seats and moulded legs connected by stretchers.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Wayne MacFarlane
Accession Number: 83.78.2
Artist: Stephen Badlam, American, 1751-1815
Role: Maker
Nationality: American (Massachusetts)
Life Dates: American, 1751-1815
Added to Site: February 28, 2009