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Armchair

Date:
mid-18th century
Culture:
Italian, Venice
Medium:
Pine, carved, painted and gilded; velvet
Dimensions:
H. 47-5/8 x W. 29-1/2 x D. 23-1/4 in. (121.0 x 74.9 x 59.1 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1923
Accession Number:
23.11.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 508
The carved flower decoration of the top rail is continued on the back, where green foliage is painted on a light yellowish green background.
[ Dino Barozzi (until 1923; sold to MMA) ]
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