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Sofa and two side chairs

Object Number: 
1947.272a-c
Date: 
1846-1847
Medium: 
Rosewood
Description: 
Rococo revial sofa and two side chairs carved with C-scrolls, shells, and foliage. Upholstered with modern gray fabric with black stripes.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, this suite of furniture was made for his grandfather John Howard Abeel, who lived on the corner of 8th Street and 2nd Avenue.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Abeel Canda
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group