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Armchair: M.8B-1960

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Object information

Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

Unknown (Production)

Description

Giltwood open armchair with upholstered seat and wheel back, the copper panel in the centre back painted with flowers. One of a pair with M.8B-1960.

Legal notes

Given by Miss Marjorie McInnes Claye, in accordance with the wishes of her brother Charles Claye

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given by Claye, Marjorie McInnes, Miss

Dating

Late 18th century
George III
Production date: circa AD 1785

School or Style

Neoclassical

Components of the work

Frame composed of giltwood Centre Back composed of paint copper

Techniques used in production

Embroidery

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.8B-1960
Primary reference Number: 98834
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 30 September 2015 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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