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Armchair

about 1785


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

84.45 cm (33 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

31.193

Medium or Technique

Painted beech; tapestry upholstery

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture

Beechwood painted gray and richly carved. Rectangular curved back with shaped rail. Flower finials. Fluted tapering legs. Scroll arms. Back, seat and arms covered in contemporary floral tapestry with pink background and cream colored medallions.

Provenance

Bought by the MFA for $1200. (Accession Date: April 2, 1931)

Credit Line

Archibald Cary Coolidge Fund