Armchair (fauteuil à la reine)

Designer: Jacques Gondouin (1737–1818)
Maker: François II Foliot (1748–?1839, master 1773, retired 1786)
Maker: carved by the workshop of Madame Pierre-Edme Babel
Maker: gilded by the workshop Marie-Catherine Renon
Maker: upholstered by Claude-François Capin (died 1789)
Date: 1779
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Carved and gilded beech; modern silk lampas
Dimensions: H. 39 x W. 25-1/2 x D. 19-3/4 in. (99.1 x 64.8 x 50.2 cm)
Classification: Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line: Gift of Susan Dwight Bliss, 1944
Accession Number: 44.157.2

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