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Collection of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

Drawing, "Chair", 1780–90

type: Drawing

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The chair stands on curved feet- the upper part straight and the lower curved inward. The arms are gently sloping, curved up, terminating in floral rosettes. The seat has the shape of an oval with rectangular extensions in the middles. The arms support the extentions. The lower part of the frame of the back is connected with the seat by curved fillets. Panels filled by trellis.



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