Upholstered Armchair by British

The oval seat and almost circular back are covered with leather fastened with brass-headed pins around the edge.

Details

Medium:
Walnut, leather, brass Dimensions: 84 x 64 x 56 cm
Acquired in:
1964
Presented by:
Brigadier Clark Fund through The Art Fund

There are leather pads similarly fixed to the snaked arms. The short legs are of cabriole form with club feet. Part of a donation of 16 gifts and 1 bequest to five museums by the Brigadier Clark Fund through the Art Fund between 1936 and 1992.

Provenance

Brigadier W E Clark.

Venue details

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

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