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Mahogany. Squared seat back with foliate carving on ears of top rail over fluted stiles.Splat composed of 'C' scrolls, 'V' shaped cut-out, leaf. Band of florettes and hash marks over stippling. Squared seat with railsmolded at top edge with gadrooning on front seat rail. Cabriole front legs...

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Inscription

'III' carved on rear seat rail below shoe, 'I' chalked on front seat rail.

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet H. Stevens

English, about 1750

Object Place

England

Dimensions

94 x 61 x 59 cm (37 x 24 x 23 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1978.181

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds