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Charivari Side Chair

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Ebonized wood with cane seat
DATES 1950s
DIMENSIONS 34 1/8 x 15 1/4 x 14 1/2 in. (86.7 x 38.7 x 36.8 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Paper label affixed to under part of the seat: "BOTTI & GANDOLFO / seal of firm, a three-towered castle within the shield, surrounded by a crown with inscription below. "VITAM ERCOLVERE PER ARTES (?)" / CHARIVAR- (Ge-Italy) / VIA BONTA, 14R.
SIGNATURE no signature
INSCRIPTIONS no iscriptions
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 84.5.2
CREDIT LINE Gift of Christopher Brent
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Botti and Gandolfo. Charivari Side Chair, 1950s. Ebonized wood with cane seat, 34 1/8 x 15 1/4 x 14 1/2 in. (86.7 x 38.7 x 36.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Christopher Brent, 84.5.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 84.5.2_bw.jpg)
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Botti and Gandolfo. <em>Charivari Side Chair</em>, 1950s. Ebonized wood with cane seat, 34 1/8 x 15 1/4 x 14 1/2 in. (86.7 x 38.7 x 36.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Christopher Brent, 84.5.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 84.5.2_bw.jpg)