Italian - Armchair (Poltrona), late 19th century

Italian

Armchair (Poltrona), late 19th century

Walnut, 125 x 63 x 63 cm (49 3/16 x 24 13/16 x 24 13/16 in.) overall

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Object details

Accession number

F19e46.2

Provenance

Purchased by Isabella Stewart Gardner from the dealers Antonio & Alessandro Jandolo, Rome on 28 October 1906 for 200 lire.

Bibliography

Gilbert Wendel Longstreet and Morris Carter. General Catalogue (Boston, 1935), pp. 156, 164.
Fausto Calderai and Alan Chong. Furnishing a Museum: Isabella Stewart Gardner’s Collection of Italian Furniture (Boston, 2011), p. 187, no. 78.


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Commentary

Isabella Stewart Gardner kept meticulous records of many of her acquisitions. In keeping with this legacy, object information is continually being reviewed, updated, and enriched in order to give greater access to the collection.

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