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In early 2017, our fourth floor will be transformed into a new destination for historical education and innovation. During the current renovation, objects from our permanent collection are on view throughout the Museum.
Flags on 57th Street, Winter 1918
Oil on canvas
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Overall: 36 1/2 x 22 x 21 in. ( 92.7 x 55.9 x 53.3 cm )
Mahogany Chippendale side chair; square back with 5 vertical slats, trapezoidal slip seat, square legs with side, rear, and medial stretchers; triangular front corner blocks, quarter-round rear blocks.
This chair relates to a group of similar chairs found in Connecticut, New Jersey, Long Island, and Upstate New York.
Bequest of Catherine Augusta De Peyster
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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