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Slipper Chair

Maker:
Alexander Roux (1813–1886)
Date:
ca. 1860
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Maple, brass
Dimensions:
31 1/8 x 22 7/8 x 24 3/4 in. (79.1 x 58.1 x 62.9 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Zelina C. Brunschwig, 1968
Accession Number:
68.158
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: inscribed on paper label [now in department archives]: FROM / ALEXANDER ROUX, / 479 BROADWAY, / 43 & 46 MERCER ST. / NEW YORK, / FRENCH CABINET MAKER, / AND IMPORTER OF / FANCY BUHL / AND / MOSAIC FURNITURE, / Estab[lished] 1836
Mrs. Zelina C. Brunchwig, New York, until 1968
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