<em>Armchair</em>, 1750-1800. Mahogany, upholstery, 40 1/4 x 25 1/4 x 17 3/4in. (102.2 x 64.1 x 45.1cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Robert W. Dowling, 64.243.6. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 64.243.1_64.243.6_SL1.jpg)

Armchair

Medium: Mahogany, upholstery

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:1750-1800

Dimensions: 40 1/4 x 25 1/4 x 17 3/4in. (102.2 x 64.1 x 45.1cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: American Art Galleries, 5th Floor, From Colonies to States, 1660–1830

Exhibitions:

Accession Number: 64.243.6

Image: 64.243.1_64.243.6_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Armchair. Mahogany, shaped back, scrolled crest above a pierced lace-like splat; flaring, outward scrolled armrests; shaped seat upholstered with red brocade with red floral pattern; curved skirt; front cabriole legs terminating in formalized claw and ball feet, plain curved back legs. CONDITION: Part of proper left front foot missing; armrests worn and loose; proper left side of rail back broken but is restored; proper right side back rail attached with iron hinge.

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