Mahogany, gilt bronze, satin-velvet upholstery (voided, green and red)
34 1/2 x 23 1/2 x 25 1/2 in. (87.6 x 59.7 x 64.8 cm)
Marks: Three brand marks of the initials C M J surmounted by a princely or ducal crown on the underside of the seat rail between the legs of the chair; can be interpreted as collectors' marks of Caroline and Joachim Murat
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1906 (07.225.53)
The seat rotates on the four-leg base of this "roundabout" chair. Napoleon used a similar chair at the Palais des Tuileries in Paris.