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Duncan Phyfe X-Back Style Chair

Duncan Phyfe X-Back Style Chair

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TitleDuncan Phyfe X-Back Style Chair
ArtistPhyfe, Duncan (American, 1768-8/16/1854)
DateCirca late 17th early 18th
Likely mahogany
Dimensions18"w, 19 1/2"d, 32"h seat: 18"w, 15"d, 17 1/2"h

Catalog NumberDC346
LocationOlive DeLuce Fine Arts Building, Room 23


There are six chairs in total. Family tradition held these to be Duncan Phyfe, but may have been Duncan Phyfe workshop. Good condition except some joints loose, incurved legs, probably original upholstery on seats.