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Lyre Back Chair, between 1810 and 1815

  • Duncan Phyfe, American, 1768 - 1854

Mahogany

  • Overall: 32 inches × 18 1/4 inches × 21 3/4 inches (81.3 × 46.4 × 55.2 cm)

Museum Purchase, Gibbs-Williams Fund

2005.1.2

Department

American Art before 1950

R. T. Haines Halsey

Philip Hammerslough (Hartford, Connecticut, USA)

John Walton [purchased set of six and divided them into three pairs]

by 1985, Stanley Weiss

Albert Sack

2004-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

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

Duncan Phyfe, Lyre Back Chair, between 1810 and 1815, mahogany. Detroit Institute of Arts, Museum Purchase, Gibbs-Williams Fund, 2005.1.2.