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Duchesse d'enfant brisée (child’s day bed)

Artist

Georges Jacob

Date

c. 1780

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G314
Duchesse d'enfant brisée (child’s day bed), Georges Jacob
Duchesse d'enfant brisée (child’s day bed): Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Furniture | Wood, gilt (modern upholstery)
Size: 20 11/16 x 23 3/4 x 38 5/8 in. (52.55 x 60.33 x 98.11 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, France
Culture: Europe, France
Style: 18th century
Inscriptions: Mark Stamped [GüIACOB]
Physical Description: with arched, padded back within molded frame crisply carved with twin rose blossoms, summer flowers and guilloche, with padded acanthus-carved scroll arms above incurved supports carved as entwined reeded cornucopiae with crisp floral bouquets; the loose
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of funds from Mrs. Carolyn Groves
Accession Number: 88.88.2.2
Artist: Georges Jacob, French, 1739-1814
Role: Artist
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1739-1814
Added to Site: February 28, 2009