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Armchair (fauteuil)

Maker:
Louis Delanois (French, 1731–1792)
Date:
ca. 1765
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Carved and gilded walnut; silk brocade upholstery
Dimensions:
Overall: 41 3/4 × 28 1/4 × 23 1/2 in. (106 × 71.8 × 59.7 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1906
Accession Number:
07.225.59
Not on view
Signature: Stamped under front seat rail: L. Delanois

Inscription: Underneath drop-in seat, paper label, inscribed in ink: No. 29

Inside seat rail, paper label, inscibed in ink: No. 13

Under seat back rail, rectangular paper label with chamfered corners, printed blue border, inscribed in ink: 1599
Georges Hoentschel (until 1906; sold to Morgan) ; J. Pierpont Morgan , London and New York (1906; to MMA)
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