Detail View: The AMICA Library: One of Four Fauteuils with Gilt and Polychrome Frames and Beauvais Tapestry Covers Showing Pastoral Scenes

AMICA ID: 
TFC_.19185053
AMICA Library Year: 
1999
Object Type: 
Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Creator Name: 
Heurtaut, Nicolas
Creator Nationality: 
European; French
Creator Dates/Places: 
1720-1771
Creator Name-CRT: 
Nicolas Heurtaut
Title: 
One of Four Fauteuils with Gilt and Polychrome Frames and Beauvais Tapestry Covers Showing Pastoral Scenes
View: 
Full View
Creation Date: 
c. 1760-1765
Creation Start Date: 
1760
Creation End Date: 
1765
Materials and Techniques: 
carved walnut, painted and gilded frames; covers made at the Beauvais manufactory in 1765; woven in slit tapestry technique with wefts of dyed wool or silk on warps of undyed wool
Classification Term: 
Furniture
Dimensions: 
H. 36 1/4 in.
Dimensions: 
W. 26 1/4 in.
Dimensions: 
D. 27 in.
Dimensions: 
92.1 in.
Dimensions: 
66.7 in.
Dimensions: 
68.6 in.
AMICA Contributor: 
The Frick Collection
Owner Location: 
New York, New York, USA
ID Number: 
18.5.53
Credit Line: 
Henry Clay Frick Bequest
Inscriptions: 
Frames stamped, inside the rear seat rails of all three canap├ęs and two of the fauteuils: N. HEURTAUT
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.192-211.
Related Image Identifier Link: 
TFC_.19185053.tif