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Sidechair

Decorative Arts

On View: 19th-Century Decorative Arts, 4th Floor
MEDIUM Walnut, modern upholstery
DATES 1872
DIMENSIONS 38 1/4 x 23 x 17 1/2 in. (97.2 x 58.4 x 44.5 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Casters marked with "4" on each side of wheel.
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view on the 19th-Century Decorative Arts, 4th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 52.118
CREDIT LINE Gift of Arthur W. Clement
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Thomas Brooks. Sidechair, 1872. Walnut, modern upholstery, 38 1/4 x 23 x 17 1/2 in. (97.2 x 58.4 x 44.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Arthur W. Clement, 52.118. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 52.118_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Renaissance Revival style mahogany sidechair with upholstered back and seat; en suite with armchair 52.120. Top rail has center part of dolphins, shell, and rosettes. Back stiles have scroll curve near seat. Front legs turned on casters. Wool damask upholstery. Condition: Some chipped elements.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (78%)
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