Various artists/makers

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 556

This is one of several pieces made for a Parisian doctor by the name of Tissier. The tapestry covers were most likely executed at the Aubusson factory of Antoine Jorrand after Bellery-Desfontaine's designs.

Armchair, Designed by Henri-Jules-Ferdinand Bellery-Desfontaines (French, Paris 1867–1910), Walnut, brass, copper, and cotton, wool, and silk tapestry, French, Paris

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