There are 3 other images of this object. This object has no known copyright, and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

See more objects with the tag seating, concave, department store, Egyptian revival.

See more objects with the color darkslategrey dimgrey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

-0001

1993

  • We acquired this object.

2004

2008

2015

2017

2018

  • You found it!

Thebes Stool, ca. 1884

This is a stool. It was retailed by Liberty & Company. It is dated ca. 1884 and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is mahogany, leather. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was purchased from H. BLAIRMAN & SONS, Ltd. and fund: Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund. It is credited Museum purchase from Decorative Arts Association Acquisitions Fund, in memory of Dona Guimaraes.

Our curators have highlighted 1 object that are related to this one.

  • Object ID #68244001
  • polished cast bronze, sheepskin upholstery.
  • The Linda and Irwin R. Berman Stool Collection.
  • 2013-50-10

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 35.5 x 43.5 x 43.5 cm (14 in. x 17 1/8 in. x 17 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Thebes Stool, ca. 1884; Retailed by Liberty & Company (United Kingdom); England; mahogany, leather; H x W x D: 35.5 x 43.5 x 43.5 cm (14 in. x 17 1/8 in. x 17 1/8 in.); Museum purchase from Decorative Arts Association Acquisitions Fund, in memory of Dona Guimaraes; 1993-78-2

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibitions Esperanza Spalding Selects and Shock of the Old: Christopher Dresser.

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18646875/ |title=Thebes Stool, ca. 1884 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=18 July 2018 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

If you would like to tell us more about an object or have found an error in an object record, please let us know!