Chair upholstery (4 covers)

Object Number: 
ca. 1823
Cotton, wool
Four petit point chair covers in red and green floral pattern.
Gallery Label: 
An old handwritten note with the upholstery reads: "Worn & dirty old petit point wool chair covers. From French chairs used by Albert Gallatin on sailing ship after the French Revolution. From A. E. G."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. W. Floyd Nichols and Mrs. J. G. Tyler
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group