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Armchair: M/F.7-1946

Object information

Awaiting location update


Maker: Unknown




Walnut, upholstered in contemporary canvas work embroidery. One of a pair with M/F.6-1946.


History note: Unknown before testator

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Miss Grace Clarke, 1940

Measurements and weight

Depth: 84.7 cm
Height: 100 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1946) by Clarke, Grace F., Miss


18th Century, Mid
George II
Circa 1740 CE - Circa 1750 CE

Components of the work

Frame composed of walnut
Seat Width 87 cm
Seat Covering

Identification numbers

Accession number: M/F.7-1946
Primary reference Number: 98175
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 3 November 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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