Unknown. <em>Sofa</em>, ca. 1830. Mahogany, veneer, marble, gilt bronze, modern upholstery, 36 x 80 x 31 in.  (91.4 x 203.2 x 78.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Maria L. Emmons Fund, 41.1181. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 41.1181_SL1.jpg)

Sofa

Artist:Unknown

Medium: Mahogany, veneer, marble, gilt bronze, modern upholstery

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1830

Dimensions: 36 x 80 x 31 in. (91.4 x 203.2 x 78.7 cm)

Collections:

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

Exhibitions:

Accession Number: 41.1181

Image: 41.1181_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Sofa, Empire style, mahogany veneer on pine, marble columns. Rectangular frame with back, seat and ends upholstered, curved mahogany skirt, marble column on each end with ormolu (gilt bronze) bands above and below resting on a carved and turned foot having acanthus leaf and reed decoration, upholstered in coral damask having a diamond pattern. Condition: Good, modern upholstery

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