Detail View: The AMICA Library: Needlepoint Cover for one of Four Fauteuils Showing Grotesque Compositions on Beige or Blue Grounds

AMICA ID: 
TFC_.19155008
AMICA Library Year: 
1999
Object Type: 
Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Creator Name: 
Unknown
Creator Nationality: 
European; French
Creator Dates/Places: 
17th-18th century
Creator Name-CRT: 
French, 17th-18th Century -- Anonymous
Title: 
Needlepoint Cover for one of Four Fauteuils Showing Grotesque Compositions on Beige or Blue Grounds
View: 
Full View
Creation Date: 
frames made in the late 19th or early 20th century; carved and gilt
Creation Start Date: 
1867
Creation End Date: 
1933
Creation Date: 
covers 1675/1725 with additions dating from the second half of the 19th century
Creation Start Date: 
1675
Creation End Date: 
1725
Creation Date: 
additions dating from the second half of the 19th century
Creation Start Date: 
1850
Creation End Date: 
1899
Materials and Techniques: 
needlepoint worked in tent stitch with dyed wool or silk yarns on undyed linen canvas; frames made from carved and gilt beechwood
Classification Term: 
Furniture
Style or Period: 
French, 17th-18th Century
Dimensions: 
H. 51 3/8 in. (130.5 cm.)
Dimensions: 
W. 32 1/2 in. (82.6 cm.)
Dimensions: 
D. 30 3/8 in. (76.9 cm.)
AMICA Contributor: 
The Frick Collection
Owner Location: 
New York, New York, USA
ID Number: 
15.5.8
Credit Line: 
Henry Clay Frick Bequest
Copyright: 
Licensed for non-commercial, educational use.
Rights: 
Related Document Description: 
New York, The Frick Collection. A Guide to Works of Art on Exhibition [checklist]. 1997, n.p. New York, The Frick Collection. An Illustrated Catalogue. Vol.6 Furniture and Gilt Bronzes. [cat.]. 1992, pp.167-177.
Related Image Identifier Link: 
TFC_.19155008.tif