Queen Anne walnut armchair
Probably Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Walnut, upholstered with reindeer hides from the 1786 shipwreck of the "Die Frau Metta Catherina", St. Petersburg, Russia
Provenance: Parke Bernet Galleries, The Collection of Arthur J. Sussel, Philadelphia, October 1958; Pook and Pook Inc., The Pioneer collection of Dr. and Mrs. Donald A. Shelley, April 2007; The William K. Du Pont Collection
Literature: For a related example in the Henry Francis Du Pont collection at Winterthur see Swank, Art of the Pennsylvania Germans, p. 119, fig. 67.