Various artists/makers

Not on view

Commissioned by Louis XVI, this ensemble belongs to a set of four wall hangings (1978.404.1–.4) and fifty-six pieces of furniture upholstery (1978.404.5a–c–.18a–c) depicting the four continents: America, Europe, Asia, and Africa.

Armchair, Tapestry upholstery by Beauvais, Carved and gilded wood; wool, silk, French, Beauvais

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