Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Settee

Date:
1800–1830
Geography:
Possibly made in China; Possibly made in New England, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Pine, red gum, tulip, mahogany, bamboo, teak
Dimensions:
27 1/4 x 83 1/2 x 25 1/4 in. (69.2 x 212.1 x 64.1 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Frederick S. Hoppin, 1956
Accession Number:
56.64
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: inscribed on the bottom of two drawers: [Chinese characters translated as "left" and "center"]
descended in the Hoppin family; Mrs. Frederick S. Hoppin, New York, until 1956
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