Artist:Kimbel and Cabus
Medium: Ebonized cherry wood, gilt-incised decoration, modern upholstery
Dimensions: 27 3/8 x 18 1/2 x 18 1/2 in. (69.5 x 47.0 x 47.0 cm)
Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 6H11, 2A
Accession Number: 1992.9
Catalogue Description: Corner chair; ebonized wood and gilt-incised decoration and modern upholstery. Square seat with blue-green upholstery and black cord on square legs with chamfered edges raised on brass and wood casters. Seat rail on each of four sides with gilt incised rosettes centered a horizontally reeded panel. L-shaped back with square stiles chamfered on upper portion. Square profile L-shaped crest rail. Each of two back sections with turned baluster-shaped spindles flanking a recessed square panel with printed black and gold symmetrical heraldic designs. Proper right panel with paired mice; proper left with paired birds; images reversed on exterior back. Condition: Very good; re-ebonized and gilt-incised decoration repainted. Conservation report on file.