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Armchair (Fauteuil à la reine) (one of a pair)

Artist: Georges Jacob (French, 1739–1814, master 1765)
Maker: possibly embroidered by Joseph-François-Xavier Baudoin (1739– ca. 1786)
Date: ca. 1780–85
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Carved and gilded walnut; embroidered silk satin
Dimensions: H. 40-1/4 x W. 29-1/2 x D. 30 5/8 in. (102.2 x 74.9 x 77.8 cm)
Classification: Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line: Gift of Samuel H. Kress Foundation, 1958
Accession Number: 58.75.25

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