Oak arm chair, one in set of six

Manufacturer: A.H. Davenport (late 19th century)
Historical period(s)
Oak wood
H x W x D: 91 x 56 x 56 cm (35 13/16 x 22 1/16 x 22 1/16 in)
United States, Boston or New York
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Freer Gallery of Art Study Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Furniture and Furnishing


United States
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Thomas W. Brunk. The House that Freer Built. no. 3, Spring 1981. .
  • David Park Curry. James McNeill Whistler: Uneasy Pieces. Richmond and New York, 2004. p. 215, fig. 5.52.
Collection Area(s)
American Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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