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Pair of armchairs

Pair of armchairs

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    1800-1900 (made)

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Miss Cameron, through Mr. H. Carpenter

  • Museum number:

    W.254-1923

  • Gallery location:

    On display at Cliffe Castle Museum, Keighley []

On loan to Cliffe Castle Museum

Physical description

Pair of arm chairs, French, period of Louis XVI, the frames later.
Gilt wood, with solid back and arms, the back rectangular, the front legs curved. The back and seat covered with Aubsson tapestry.
24: on the back a girl, on the seat two birds with festoons of drapery.
24a: on the back a boy, on the seat two cocks with festoons of drapery.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

1800-1900 (made)

Dimensions

Height: 97.2 cm, Depth: 74.9 cm, Width: 74.9 cm

Descriptive line

Pair of gilt wood armchairs with decorative Aubusson tapestry covers. French, 1800-1900, with 18th century tapestry.

Materials

Gilt wood; Silk

Categories

Furniture

Collection

Furniture and Woodwork Collection

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