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Chair upholstery (4 covers)

Chair upholstery (4 covers)
Title
Chair upholstery (4 covers)
Date 
ca. 1823
Medium 
Cotton, wool
Description 
Four petit point chair covers in red and green floral pattern.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. W. Floyd Nichols and Mrs. J. G. Tyler
Object Number 
1970.8a-d
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."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group