Pair of armchairs (part of a set)

Designer: Designed by Filippo Pelagio Palagi (Italian, Bologna 1775–1860 Turin)
Maker: Gabriele Capello ((called Il Moncalvo), Italian, 1806–1876)
Maker: and Carlo Chivasse
Date: ca. 1835
Culture: Italian, Piedmont
Medium: Mahogany veneered with maplewood and mahogany, covered with modern silk brocade
Dimensions: Each: 43 × 27 9/16 × 24 in. (109.2 × 70 × 61 cm)
Classification: Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line: Purchase, Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, by exchange, 1987
Accession Number: 1987.62.2, .3

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