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Arbalète (crossbow-shaped) form with shaped apron and claw-and-ball feet.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Dorothy Buhler in memory of Sarah M. Gilbert, Gift of Estelle S. Frankfurter, and gift of John Gardner Greene Estate, by exchange

French Canadian, 1780–90

Object Place

Montreal, Québec, Canada


Overall: 87 x 120 x 62.9 cm (34 1/4 x 47 1/4 x 24 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Butternut, white pine




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