Armchair (Bergère)

French
mid-18th century
Probably by Jean Baptiste Lebas


Object Place: Europe, Paris, France

Dimensions

93.98 x 66.04 x 54.61 cm (37 x 26 x 21 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

35.56

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Seating and beds

Beechwood. Carved and molded frame, decorated with carved flowers. Solid arms, cushion seat, cabriole legs. Upholstered in modern green Jacquard damask. Brass nails. .

Inscription

I LEBAS (stamped on face of back rail)

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA for $1500. (Accession Date: February 7, 1935)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund