Manufacturer Herter Brothers, American, 1865-1905
Title
  • Chair
Date ca. 1880
Medium ebonized cherry and inlaid fruit wood
Dimensions Overall: 33 × 16 × 18 inches (83.8 × 40.6 × 45.7 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Beatrice W. Rogers Fund
Accession Number 1990.13
Department American Art before 1950
On View Modern N2BB, Level 2 (see map)
Inscriptions Inscribed, under left decorative rail: 3631
until 1988, un-named antique shop (Grand Falls, Montana, USA);
1988-1989, private collector
1989, Butterfield and Butterfield;
1989-1990, Peter Hill;
1990-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
"In Pursuit of Beauty: Americans and the Aesthetic Movement." New York, 1986.

"American Decorative Arts Acquisitions 1985-2005." Bulletin of the DIA 81, 1-2 (2007): p. 60.