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Walnut frame, high rectangular back & seat covered in tapestry (Beauvais? vases of flowers in panels.) Scroll arms & legs with shell & scroll carving in low relief, hoof feet. Shaped rails carved with shells.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Thomas N. Metcalf

about 1720

Object Place

France

Dimensions

120.65 x 66.67 x 60.96 cm (47 1/2 x 26 1/4 x 24 in.)

Accession Number

48.1354

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture