Wood, lacquer, gold leaf and bronze mounts
32 13/16 x 21 1/4 x 37 5/8 in. (83.3 x 54 x 95.5 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of Charles Montgomery
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American. Couch, ca. 1810. Wood, lacquer, gold leaf and bronze mounts, 32 13/16 x 21 1/4 x 37 5/8 in. (83.3 x 54 x 95.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Charles Montgomery, 45.173.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 45.173.1_side_bw.jpg)
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Settee, Stenciled decoration on red lacquer with gold leaf and bronze applique decorations, rush seat. Rectangular shaped with saber shaped legs raised on gilt spheres. Scrolled back and footrest; back higher than footrest. At back one long downward curving arm that ends in scroll raised on gilt sphere.
Condition: gold leaf missing on skirt, rosettes missing on back scroll and feet.
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