Armchair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1875-1899

GUSN

GUSN-67315

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

Descriptive Terms

armchairs
wood (plant material)
upholstery
linen (material)
paint (coating)
toile (textile material)
copperplate (script)
Rococo
Chair

Pattern

L'escarpolette (The Swing)

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Reproduction of Huet, Jean Baptiste (Designer)

Dimensions

34 7/8 x 25 1/2 x 24 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.1201.2

Places

Probably