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Side Chair, 1 of a pair

Object Number: 
Rosewood, textile
Overall: 39 x 21 x 22 in. ( 99.1 x 53.3 x 55.9 cm )
Rosewood Rococo Revival side chair with light olive green velvet upholstery (not original); oval upholstered back with triangular flower and scroll composition carved in high relief at center of molded crest rail; molded seat rail with floral carving at center of front rail; front cabriole legs with floral carving on knees and casters; rounded rear legs with serpentine profile.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Donald C. Platten
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group