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Side chair

third quarter 18th century
Walnut, painted and gilded; damask
Overall: 34 1/2 × 20 1/2 × 17 1/2 in. (87.6 × 52.1 × 44.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of George Blumenthal, 1941
Accession Number:
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)
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