European Decorative Arts and Sculpture
Armchair (from a set of eight)Made in Paris, France, Europe
Tapestry 1750-75; frame 1923
Tapestries designed by Louis Tessier, French, 1719 - 1781, and by Maurice Jacques, French, 1712 - 1784. Tapestries woven by Gobelins tapestry manufactory, Paris, 1699 - present. Frames made by the firm of Maison Carlhian, Paris, 1867 - 1975.
Wool and silk; gilded wood frames
1939-41-17bBequest of Eleanore Elkins Rice, 1939
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