Rosewood veneer over ash and maple; brass, ebony, oil gilding; fragments of original silk upholstery and modern upholstery.
19 1/4 x 43 x 16 1/2 in. (48.9 x 109.2 x 41.9 cm) (show scale)
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Duncan Phyfe (American, born Scotland, 1768-1854). Window Seat, 1826. Rosewood veneer over ash and maple; brass, ebony, oil gilding; fragments of original silk upholstery and modern upholstery., 19 1/4 x 43 x 16 1/2 in. (48.9 x 109.2 x 41.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Anonymous gift, 42.118.12. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 42.118.12_view1_bw.jpg)
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Rectangular form with large bulbous feet with gilt decoration. Gilt decoration to front of seat and to vertical uprights at corners that terminate in gilt quarter spheres. Modern green upholstery.
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