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White House Decorative Arts in the 1990s

White House Decorative Arts in the 1990s

Artist
Thomas Burling
Date of Work
1789
Credit
White House Historical Association

White House Decorative Arts in the 1990s

This side chair by Thomas Burling of New York may be from a group of mahogany chairs purchased in 1789 for President George Washington. Burling supplied the household furniture for the first presidential residence. Gift of the Barra Foundation, 1994.