Walnut with leather upholstery. Slightly curved splayed legs with shaped side stretchers which curve upwards to form back stiles. Back is rounded at corners and has shaped splat formed by two horizontal rails joined by two inwardly curving rails covered
Commissioned by Siegfried Bing, for his pavillion at the Exposition Universelle in Paris, 1900; [Barry Friedman Ltd.], New York. 1989, sold to the MFA.
John H. and Ernestine Payne Fund