Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Armchair (Fauteuil)

Date:
18th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Carved and gilded beechwood
Dimensions:
Overall: 39 3/8 × 26 3/8 × 23 5/8 in. (100 × 67 × 60 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1906
Accession Number:
07.225.112
Not on view
Inscription: Under seat back rail: Rectangular paper label with chamfered corners, printed blue border, printed in blue in the field "No.", insribed in ink: 1953

Marking: Marked on rear chair rail: II
Georges Hoentschel (until 1906; sold to Morgan) ; J. Pierpont Morgan , London and New York (1906; to MMA)
Related Objects

Sofa (canapé à confidents)

Artist: Claude I Sené (French, 1724–1792) Date: ca. 1775–80 Medium: Carved and gilded beechwood upholstered in modern blue dotted silk Accession: 1982.60.71 On view in:Gallery 541

Armchair (fauteuil à la reine) (part of a set)

Artist: Frame by Nicolas-Quinibert Foliot (1706–1776, warden 1750/52) Date: ca. 1754–56 Medium: Carved and gilded beech; wool and silk tapestry Accession: 66.60.2 On view in:Gallery 525

Armchair (fauteuil à la reine)

Artist: Jacques Gondouin (1737–1818) Date: 1779 Medium: Carved and gilded beech; modern silk lampas Accession: 44.157.2 On view in:Gallery 527

Side chair (one of a pair)

Artist: Jean-Baptiste III Lelarge (French, 1743–1802) Date: ca. 1775–80 Medium: Carved and gilded beechwood Accession: 23.147.2 On view in:Gallery 547

Armchair (part of a set)

Artist: Georges Jacob (French, 1739–1814) Date: ca. 1780–90 Medium: Walnut, gilded Accession: 43.163.15 On view in:Gallery 547