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Armchair
Armchair
Date:
1751
Location:
Legion of Honor
Gallery 9
Century:
Media:
Wood And Tapestry
Dimensions:
41 x 26 x 23 (104.1 x 66 x 58.4 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Said to have belonged to the Duc de la Tremoille and the Comte de Sesmaisons
Jansen, Paris
Mrs. Charles A. Wimpfheimer, New York
American Art Assoc., Anderson Galleries, 11/1/1935
Duveen Brothers
Roscoe and Margaret Oakes

Accession Number:
53.29.4
Acquisition Date:
1953-10-30
Credit Line:

Roscoe and Margaret Oakes Collection

Carved and gilded frame signed "I AVISSE" (not verified)
Tapestry back probably after 'Dance' by Boucher
Tapestry seat after a La Fontaine Fable design by Oudry

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”