Recamier

Object Number: 
1957.243
Date: 
1820-1835
Medium: 
Mahogany, poplar, textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 31 1/2 x 75 1/2 x 35 in. ( 80 x 191.8 x 88.9 cm )
Description: 
Mahogany Empire recamier with three-quarter back, scrolled headrest and footrest, and blue textile upholstery; round crest rail with elaborate acanthus-carved scroll extension, knees with leaf-filled carved cornucopias, and hairy paw feet on casters.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Sheldon Leavitt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group