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Armchair back

Factory:
Beauvais
Designer:
Jean-Baptiste Oudry (French, Paris 1686–1755 Beauvais)
Factory director:
woven under the direction of Jean-Baptiste Oudry (French, Paris 1686–1755 Beauvais)
Factory director:
and André Charlemagne Charron (French, active 1754–80)
Date:
1754–56
Culture:
French, Beauvais
Medium:
Wool and silk
Dimensions:
H. 29 x W. 24 in. (approx.) (73.7 x 61 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line:
Gift of John D. Rockefeller Jr., 1935
Accession Number:
35.145.22a
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 525
Count Johann Hartvig Ernst Bernstorff , Bernstorff Palace, Copenhagen, Denmark ; Andreas Peter Bernstorff ; Prince Frederick Ferdinand and Princess Caroline of Denmark ; King Georg of the Hellenes ; [ Charles Wertheimer ] ; J. Pierpont Morgan ; [ Duveen Brothers ] ; John D. Rockefeller Jr. (until 1935; to MMA)
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