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Armchair (Bergère)

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B6202. Beechwood. Carved and molded frame, decorated with carved flowers. Solid arms, cushion seat, cabriole legs. Upholstered in modern green Jacquard damask. Brass nails. Stamped on face of back rail: I LEBAS Mate to 35.57.

Inscription

I LEBAS (stamped on back rail)

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA for $1500. (Accession Date: February 7, 1935)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

mid-18th century

Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

93.98 x 66.04 x 54.61 cm (37 x 26 x 21 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

35.56

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture