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Settee

Designer: Andrei Nikiforovich Voronikhin
(Russian)

Maker: Workshop of the Russian Imperial Court
Maker: Carl Scheibe
Maker: Carved by Iwan Naschon
Maker: Guilded by Carl Focht (Russian)
Maker: Upholstered by Sergej Schaschin
Patron: Commissioned by Tsar Paul I (Russian, 1754–1801)
Date: made between early March and end of April 1803
Culture: Russian (Saint Petersburg)
Medium: Light colored hardwood, carved, gilded and painted; light blue silk show cover (later)
Dimensions: Overall (Confirmed): 39 x 72 1/4 x 32 1/4 in. (99.1 x 183.5 x 81.9 cm)
Classification: Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line: Purchase, Walter and Leonore Annenberg Acquisitions Endowment Fund, 2007
Accession Number: 2007.368

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