Unknown. <em>Indiscret Sofa</em>, ca. 1850. Wood, metal, modern upholstery, 25 x 51 x 51 in. (63.5 x 129.5 x 129.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Dick S. Ramsay Fund, 53.20.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 53.20.1_view1_PS9.jpg)

Indiscret Sofa


Medium: Wood, metal, modern upholstery

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1850

Dimensions: 25 x 51 x 51 in. (63.5 x 129.5 x 129.5 cm)


Accession Number: 53.20.1

Image: 53.20.1_view1_PS9.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Three-seat roundabout indiscret, or conversation, sofa with three, curved, low, upholstered arms on baluster arcade. Three upright arm supports carved in scroll decoration. Six cabriole legs with scroll feet on casters. Upholstered in modern dark-red machine pressed velvet

Brooklyn Museum