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Armchair, man's (from a Rococo revival parlor set )

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Cabriole legs with leaf carving at feet and knees. Shaped back legs, round in section. Casters on all four feet. Serpentine front seat rail with deeply carved floral motif. Shaped arm supports molded on front edge; upholstered back. Pierced and carved crest, deeply carved flowers on a shaped...

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Provenance

Donor purchased the object from the estate of Hazel Leonard, Seekonk, MA

Credit Line

Gift of John Fenn Brill

1850–70

Object Place

Probably Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 110.5 x 66 x 81.9 cm (43 1/2 x 26 x 32 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1982.480

Medium or Technique

Rosewood, upholstery

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds