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Collection of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

Drawing, "Project for a sedan chair", 1770–75

type: Drawing

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Shown from the rear right corner with two bars. A proof with a scroll on top. Its triangular panels are framed by garlands and decorated with rays. Tassels hang at the corners. The panels beside that with the window and at the back are divided in quadrangles above and in oblongs below, as one is below the window. All compartments are framed by garlands. Festoons hand above in the quadrangles. In that of the back they frame the monogram A B below. The bars are decorated in the width of the chair.



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