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Sofa (canapé à confidents)

Maker:
Jean-Jacques Pothier (master 1750, working until ca. 1780)
Date:
ca. 1765
Culture:
French
Medium:
Carved and gilded beech, modern silk lampas
Dimensions:
H. 41 x W. 76 x D. 31 in. (104.1 x 193.0 x 78.7 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 1976
Accession Number:
1976.155.167
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 526
Signature: Stamped twice inside back rail of seat to right and left of center leg and once on inside of back rail of detachable seat frame in center: I. POTHIER
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman , New York (until 1976; to MMA)
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