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1931

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Armchair (Italy), late 18th century

This is a armchair. It is dated late 18th century and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is walnut, painted and gilded. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Sarah Cooper Hewitt, Eleanor Garnier Hewitt, Eleanor Garnier Hewitt, Sarah Cooper Hewitt and Mrs. James O. Green. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 89 x 57 x 51.5cm (35 1/16 x 22 7/16 x 20 1/4in.)

Cite this object as

Armchair (Italy), late 18th century; walnut, painted and gilded; H x W x D: 89 x 57 x 51.5cm (35 1/16 x 22 7/16 x 20 1/4in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1931-88-66

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