Camelback Sofa, ca. 1770

  • American

Mahogany and white pine

  • Framed: Overall: 38 1/2 × 96 × 34 1/2 inches (97.8 × 243.8 × 87.6 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund

1994.2

On View

  • American: Whitby Hall, Drawing Room W264

Department

American Art before 1950

  • Chippendale
  • Mahogany
  • Common spruce
  • Furniture
  • Sofa
  • Philadelphia

Provenance

Leigh Keno American Antiques; 1994-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

"American Decorative Arts Acquisitions 1985-2005." Bulletin of the DIA 81, 1-2 (2007): p. 53.

Rights Status

American, Camelback Sofa, ca. 1770, mahogany and white pine. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund, 1994.2.