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Armchair (part of a set of nine)

Factory:
Tapestry woven at Aubusson (Manufacture Royale, est. 1665: Manufacture, ca. 1812–present day)
Date:
mid-18th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Carved and painted walnut; Aubusson tapestry upholstery
Dimensions:
Overall: 37 7/8 × 29 1/4 × 22 in. (96.2 × 74.3 × 55.9 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
Bequest of Catherine D. Wentworth, 1948
Accession Number:
48.187.717
Not on view
Catherine D. Wentworth (until 1948; bequeathed to MMA)
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