Turned armchair, 1665–90
New York City or vicinity
Ash; 39 1/2 x 24 x 17 in. (100.3 x 61 x 43.2 cm)
Rogers Fund, 1941 (41.111)
The chair's slanted back and rear stiles are standard features of the traditional English turned chair and occur only rarely in American examples, but the turned elements are characteristic of New York Dutch furniture. The cushion is a modern re-creation.