Splat-back armchair

Maker: Attributed to the shop of John Gaines III (American, 1704–1743)
Date: 1735–43
Geography: Made in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States
Culture: American
Medium: Soft maple, poplar, ash
Dimensions: 40 5/8 x 27 x 17 in. (103.2 x 68.6 x 43.2 cm)
Classification: Furniture
Credit Line: Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair, 1951
Accession Number: 52.77.55

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