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1920

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Settee (USA)

This is a Settee. We acquired it in 1920. Its medium is mahogany, mahogany veneer on cherry, gilding, paint, gilt metal (mounts); upholstery: cotton and horsehair (replaced). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. John Innes Kane.

  • Canapé Gondole, ca. 1925
  • carved indian rosewood, indian rosewood-veneered wood, brass, and linen velvet.
  • Private Midwest collection.
  • 32.2016.3

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Settee (USA); mahogany, mahogany veneer on cherry, gilding, paint, gilt metal (mounts); upholstery: cotton and horsehair (replaced); 1920-19-85-a/d

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