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Armchair (Fauteuil à la reine) (part of a set)

frame by Nicolas-Quinibert Foliot
(1706–1776, warden 1750/52)

Designer: probably after a design by Pierre Contant d'Ivry (French, Ivry-sur-Seine 1698–1777 Paris)
Factory: tapestry by Beauvais
Factory director: after designs by Jean-Baptiste Oudry (French, Paris 1686–1755 Beauvais) (Director of Beauvais: 1726 - 1755)
Date: ca. 1754–56
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Carved and gilded beech; wool and silk tapestry
Dimensions: H. 40-7/8 x W. 29 x D. 26 in. (103.8 x 73.7 x 66.0 cm)
Classification: Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line: Purchase, Martha Baird Rockefeller Gift, 1966
Accession Number: 66.60.2

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