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Collection of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

Drawing, "Project for a sedan chair", ca. 1775

type: Drawing

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Shown from the left front corner with opened door, directed toward left. The walls of the interior are blue. The window curtains are green with golden fringes. Upon the roofs are five fine apples. It is bordered by standing scrolls. Green tassels hang from the corners, rows of leaves from the rims. The outside panels are framed by pairs of entwined branches. That beside the window shows two crossed palm branches framing the neck and head of a stag. Above is a drapery festoon like those in the lower panels. The bar shows two crossed palm branches.



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