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Armchair: M/F.2-1933

Object information


Unknown (Production)


Carved mahogany armchair with caned seat and back, scrolling padded arms, cabriole legs with scroll feet and replaced H-shaped stretcher.

Legal notes

Given by Miss Sarah T. Prideaux.

Measurements and weight

Depth: 50.8 cm
Height: 90.2 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given by Prideaux, Sarah T.


Early 18th Century
Louis XV
Circa 1720 - Circa 1730

School or Style


Components of the work

Seat, Back composed of cane Seat Width 65.4 cm

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: M/F.2-1933
Primary reference Number: 95874
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 11 August 2016 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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