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Fauteuil, one of a set of four


Jean-Baptiste-Claude Sené


c. 1785

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G314
Fauteuil, one of a set of four, Jean-Baptiste-Claude Sené
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Furniture | Gilding, wood, silk upholstery
Size: 42 7/8 x 25 3/4 x 20 1/2 in. (108.9 x 65.41 x 52.07 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, France
Culture: Europe, France
Style: 18th century
Physical Description: One of a set of four arm chairs (fauteuil) with flat sheild shaped backs in carved and gilded wood. Top of back decorated with carved oak leaves, garlands, ribbons, acanthus leaves, interlaces and laurel leaves. Legs with twisted grooves. Traces of old la
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of the Groves Foundation
Accession Number: 83.146.2
Artist: Jean-Baptiste-Claude Sené, French, Maitre 1769-1803
Role: Designer
Life Dates: French, Maitre 1769-1803
Added to Site: February 28, 2009