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Armchair

Artist:
David Coutant (1786–1829) (1786-1829)
Date:
1790–95
Geography:
Possibly made in New Rochelle, New York, United States; Possibly made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Maple, oak, and yellow poplar
Dimensions:
H. 36 1/2in. (92.7cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Friends of the American Wing Fund, 1999
Accession Number:
1999.39
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Signature: D.COUTONG (sic)
Robert Carlen, Philadelphia, prior to 1970; John B. and Marjorie H. Schorsch Collection, Greenwich, CT; unitl 1981; Sotheby's (May 1-2, 1981 sale, lot 474); James and Nancy Glazer, Philadelphia; Collection of Edward Merrin, NYC, 1981-1987; Hirschl & Adler Folk; David A. Schorsch, NYC, 1987; private collection, Ohio, until 1998; Northeast Auctions (Aug.1-2, 1998 sale, lot 674)
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