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Creator Name: Heurtaut, Nicolas
Creator Qualifier: Chairmaker
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 Start Date: 1760
Creation End Date: 1765
Creation Date: c. 1760-1765
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Classification Term: Furniture
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
Dimensions: H. 36 1/4 in.; W. 26 1/4 in.; D. 27 in.; 92.1 in.; 66.7 in.; 68.6 in.
Inscriptions: Frames stamped, inside the rear seat rails of all three canapés and two of the fauteuils: N. HEURTAUT
AMICA Contributor: The Frick Collection
Owner Location: New York, New York, USA
ID Number: 18.5.53
Credit Line: Henry Clay Frick Bequest
Copyright: Licensed for non-commercial, educational use.
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.
AMICA ID: TFC_.19185053
AMICA Library Year: 1999
Media Metadata Rights:
Copyright The Frick Collection, New York, 1999
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