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Sofa

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Artist Unknown (United States)

Date

c. 1820

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G333
Sofa, Artist Unknown (United States)
Sofa: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Furniture | Mahogany, maple, ash, pine, polychrome, gilt, upholstery
Size: 104 x 35 x 27 1/2 in. (264.16 x 88.9 x 69.85 cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States, New York, New York City
Culture: North America, United States, New York
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: mahogany, verd-antique and gilt with secondary woods of maple, ash, and yellow pine; dolphins carved on facing sections of arms and dolphin's heads form the feet; Crest rail curved, adorned with carved oak leaves and ends at each end with carved rosettes.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund and Gift of funds from Harry M. Drake, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Bell, the James Ford Bell Foundation, Mrs. John Roller, and Mrs. Peter Anson
Accession Number: 82.75a-c
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009