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Armchair

1969.1201.2 (RS122173)

Description

Painted white armchair, Louis XVI style. Square back, shaped arms, bowed seat rail. Blue and white toile upholstered seat, back, and arms. 1890s reprint of 1780 Jean Baptiste Huet design "L'escarpolette" (The Swing).

Details

Maker
Reproduction of Huet, Jean Baptiste (Designer)
Date
1875-1899
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
paint (coating)
upholstery
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
armchairs
Chair
copperplate (script)
linen (material)
paint (coating)
Rococo
toile (textile material)
upholstery
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
34 7/8 x 25 1/2 x 24 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.1201.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
67315

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
L'escarpolette (The Swing)

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