'Garden' chair

  • Designer / Maker

    Designed by Thomas Jeckyll (1827-81)

    Manufactured by Barnard, Bishop & Barnards (1826-1908)

  • Detail

    Painted cast iron, and oak

    English (Norwich), circa 1878

  • Exhibited

    Paris Exposition Universelle, 1878 (same model)

    ‘Inventing the Modern World’, 2012-14, cat. no. 63 (same model, from the collection of the Nelson-Atkins, Kansas City – see far right)

  • Literature

    Susan Weber Soros and Catherine Arbuthnott, Thomas Jeckyll: Architect Designer, 1827-1881, London & New Haven, 2003, figs 6-83 and 6-86 (same model)

  • Collection

    Private collection