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Armchair

Object Number: 
1952.389
Date: 
1750-1770
Medium: 
Walnut; textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 42 x 29 x 24 in. ( 106.7 x 73.7 x 61 cm )
Description: 
Walnut Louis XV-style armchair; upholstered square back raised above seat with serpentine crest rail; upholstered open arms with curved supports; upholstered spring seat with shaped skirt; cabriole legs terminating in French feet; frame carved with rococo shells and "C" scrolls; upholstered in tapestry.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of A.E. Gallatin
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group