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Armchair: M.15-1970

Object information

Awaiting location update


Production: Jullienne, Denis




Beechwood, carved and painted; the back, seat and arm rests covered in yellow silk, with a chinoiserie design. One of a set of four.

Legal notes

Gift of Sir Hamilton Kerr, 1970. Transferred 1975

Measurements and weight

Height: 89.3 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Paris ⪼ France

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1970) by Kerr, Hamilton, Sir


18th Century, Late
Louis XVI
Circa 1775 - Circa 1790

School or Style


Components of the work

Frame composed of beechwood
Seat Depth 48.0 cm Width 57.7 cm

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 2670
  • Location: Right rail of seat
  • Method of creation: Stamp
  • Type: Number

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.15-1970
Primary reference Number: 98139
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 5 October 2015 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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