Duncan Phyfe (American, born Scotland, 1768-1854). <em>Window Seat</em>, 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)

Window Seat

Artist:Duncan Phyfe

Medium: Rosewood veneer over ash and maple; brass, ebony, oil gilding; fragments of original silk upholstery and modern upholstery.

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Dates:1826

Dimensions: 19 1/4 x 43 x 16 1/2 in. (48.9 x 109.2 x 41.9 cm)

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Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 6H11, 5A

Accession Number: 42.118.12

Image: 42.118.12_view1_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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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