Provincial Fauteuil

French
Louis XVI


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 38 1/2"; W. 26 3/8"

Accession Number

65.2489

Medium or Technique

Beechwood

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Seating and beds

Beechwood frame, small section of carving top front and shoulders of cabriole legs with scroll stretcher. Seat and removeable back panel are upholstered in floral needlework.

Provenance

Forsyth Wickes (b. 1876 - d. 1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection