Thomas Brooks (American, 1811-1887). <em>Side Chair</em>, 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 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 52.118_bw.jpg)

Side Chair

Artist:Thomas Brooks

Medium: Walnut, modern upholstery

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Dimensions: 38 1/4 x 23 x 17 1/2 in. (97.2 x 58.4 x 44.5 cm)


Museum Location: Decorative Art, 19th Century, 4th Floor

Accession Number: 52.118

Image: 52.118_bw.jpg,

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.

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