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Sofa (part of a set)

Maker:
Jean-Baptiste-Bernard Demay (1759–1849, master 1784)
Date:
ca. 1785
Culture:
French
Medium:
Carved and gilded walnut, modern silk lampas
Dimensions:
40 × 61 1/4 × 27 1/4 in. (101.6 × 155.6 × 69.2 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman Gift, 1973
Accession Number:
1973.305.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 527
Signature: Stamped beneath left and right rail of seat in center: J.B.B. DEMAY
Marquise de Ganay (before 1922–after 1929)
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