Date: ca. 1805–8
Medium: Mahogany, gilt bronze, satin-velvet upholstery
Dimensions: 34-1/2 x 23-1/2 x 25-1/2 in. (87.6 x 59.7 x 64.8 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1906
Accession Number: 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.