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Armchair

Date:
third quarter 18th century
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Walnut, painted and gilded; damask
Dimensions:
Overall: 34 × 22 1/2 × 18 1/2 in. (86.4 × 57.2 × 47 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of George Blumenthal, 1941
Accession Number:
41.100.295
Not on view
The interlaced scrolls that form the back of these chairs were a popular feature of eighteenth-century Venetian seating furniture.
George and Florence Blumenthal (until her death in 1930) ; George Blumenthal (until 1941; to MMA)
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