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Northwest Missouri State University

Empire Style Chair

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TitleEmpire Style Chair
DateCirca early 1800s
Likely fruitwood
Dimensions23"w, 20 1/2"d, 36"h seat: 23"w, 18 1/2"d, 18"h

Catalog NumberDC283
LocationOlive DeLuce Fine Arts Building, Percival DeLuce Memorial Gallery

Carving of dolphin arms indicates original French made, not reproduction, though the blue upholstery is not original.