Artist L. Marcotte and Company, American, 1849-1880
  • Sofa
Date 1869
Medium ebonized cherry and gilded bronze mounts
Dimensions Overall: 40 3/4 × 72 × 26 inches (103.5 × 182.9 × 66 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from Associates of the American Wing Fund
Accession Number 1984.40
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in black on proper left end seat rail: wood [The word is covered by reinforcing strips. See letter to Mr. Hutchison dated Sept 3, 1985.]
Eliphalet Wood;
Caroline Whitely Wood Rutter;
Joseph Wood Rutter
Rebeckah Rutter DuBois;
Caroline Rutter and Esther Rutter;
Mildred Rutter (Mrs. Joseph Wood Rutter);
Rebeckah DuBois Glazebrook;
Carol Mali DuBois and Dr. Arthur B. DuBois;
William Doyle Galleries;
Peter Hill;
1984-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Butler, Joseph T. "A Hudson River Portfolio." The Magazine Antiques 85, 4 (1964): pp. 432-437 (ill.). [Cf. p. 413 editorial]

Butler, Joseph T. American Antiques: 1800-1900: A Collector's History and Guide. New York, 1965, p. 63 (fig. 35).

"Recent Aquisitions." Bulletin of the DIA 63, 3-4: p. 56 (ill.).