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Sofa

Maker:
Auguste-Émile Rinquet-Leprince (1801–1886)
Date:
ca. 1843
Geography:
Possibly made in Paris, France; Possibly made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American or French
Medium:
Applewood or pearwood, ebonized walnut, beech, gilt-bronze mounts; original under upholstery and show cover
Dimensions:
36 1/4 x 62 1/2 x 29 in. (92.1 x 158.8 x 73.7 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Douglas Williams, 1969
Accession Number:
69.262.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Colles, New York; their daughter, Frances (Mrs. John Taylor) Colles Johnston, New York; her daughter, Mrs. Robert W. de Forest, New York; Mrs. Douglas Williams, New York, until 1969
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