Decorative Arts and Design
Mahogany, various light stained woods, silver plated copper, mother of pearl, modern upholstery
44 1/2 x 19 x 16 in. (113 x 48.3 x 40.6 cm) (show scale)
Bequest of Dr. Eleanor Z. Wallace
Side chair with tall straight back and turned legs. Seat back capped with downward-curved double crest rail. Central splat with red and green stained wood and mother of pearl floral panel atop framed silvered metal figural plaque with allegorical female representing "Roses" flanked on either side with thin vertical uprights and terminating with upward-curved cross bar. Impressed at bottom of plaque: "ROSES". Bracket supports below front seat rail at corners. Turned legs terminating in flattened pads.
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Side Chair, ca. 1900. Mahogany, various light stained woods, silver plated copper, mother of pearl, modern upholstery, 44 1/2 x 19 x 16 in. (113 x 48.3 x 40.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Dr. Eleanor Z. Wallace, 2007.40.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2007.40.2_PS2.jpg)
overall, overall, 2007.40.2_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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