William III chair by Unknown Artist

Chair of carved walnut, back and seat stuffed and covered with petit point needlework in silk and wool.

Details

Medium:
Walnut
Dimensions:
114 x 40 x 61 cm
Acquired in:
1928
Presented by:
Francis Mallet through The Art Fund

The embroidery on the back represents Poseidon and Galatea in a chariot. Trimmed with a fringe. The legs are elaborately carved.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

Entry details

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