Armchair (Fauteuil à la reine) for Louise-Élisabeth of Parma

Maker: Nicolas-Quinibert Foliot (1706–1776, warden 1750/52)
Designer: Possibly after a design by Pierre Contant d'Ivry (French, Ivry-sur-Seine 1698–1777 Paris)
Date: ca. 1749
Culture: French, Paris and Italian, Parma
Medium: Carved and gilded oak; original silk-velvet upholstery and gold trim
Dimensions: H. 43-1/2 x W. 31-1/2 x D. 27-1/2 in. (110.5 x 80.0 x 69.8 cm)
Classification: Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1906
Accession Number: 07.225.57

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