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seat cover and chair back
  • France
  • seat cover and chair back, 1700s
  • Where object was made: France
  • silk thread, wool thread on canvas
  • Object Length/Width: a: 77.5 x 64.8 cm
    Object Length/Width: a: 30 1/2 x 25 1/2 in
    Object Length/Width: b: 72.4 x 81.3 cm
    Object Length/Width: b: 28 1/2 x 32 in
  • Gift of Judge Irwin Untermyer
  • Not on display
  • 1955.0022.a,b

a. Needlework chair seat cover; showing two birds and floral designs.

b. Needlework chair back cover; showing two figures in 'oriental' costume, birds and floral designs.