Sofa

Object Number: 
1945.119
Date: 
1835-50
Medium: 
Mahogany
Dimensions: 
Overall: 31 x 27 in. ( 78.7 x 68.6 cm )
Description: 
Columnar sofa, with a round crest rail supported on pillar shaped arm supports, enclosed upholstered arms, plain veneered seat rail, rail on ring-turned legs on bun feet.
Gallery Label: 
This sofa belonged to Mrs. Robert C. Smith (Esther Boorman, 1781-1868), great-grandmother of donor, who lived at 1 Fifth Avenue. It passed to her daughter Anna L. Smith, then her daughter Julia Anna Toler who married Johnston Livingston de Peyster, father of the donor.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Estelle de Peyster Hosmer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group