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Side chair

Mahogany. Cabriole legs, acantus carving on knees, claw and ball feet. Heavily carved curved back rail, grooved posts, pierced vase-shaped splat with carved edges. Seats covered with contemporary red damask, studded with brass nails.

Credit Line

Gift of Eben Howard Gay

about 1760

Object Place

England

Accession Number

34.1318

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture