Hip-joint armchair (Dantesca type)

Date: 15th or 16th century (textiles); 19th century (?) with earlier parts (chair)
Culture: Italian (?)
Medium: Walnut, carved; silk cut velvet, metal.
Dimensions: H. 91.6 cm, W. 71 cm, D. 58.5 cm; back: 35 x 76.5 cm, seat: 43 x 84 cm.
Classifications: Woodwork-Furniture, Textiles-Velvets
Credit Line: Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number: 1975.1.1977 ab

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