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Louis XV Sofa
Louis XV Sofa
Date:
1751
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood Gesso And Tapestry
Dimensions:
45 x 84 x 29 1/2 (114.3 x 213.4 x 74.9 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 Gallerie, 11/1/1935
Duveen Bros.
Roscoe and Margaret Oakes

Accession Number:
53.29.2
Acquisition Date:
1953-10-30
Credit Line:

Roscoe and Margaret Oakes Collection

Carved and gilded frames signed "I AVISSE"
Tapestry on back from the Arts and Sciences designs by Boucher
Tapestry on seat from the Fables of La Fontaine by Oudry