Painted Danish armchair dated 1818, with carved inscription on back “P.K.S & K.P.D.” over an inscription, which translates to, “sit on me and rest.” Rope seat on slanted turned front supports. Original blue and red paint.
Period: 19th century
Condition details: Wear consistent with age and use. Losses to original painted finish.
Materials: Hand-carved and painted wood, rope
Ref number: M23.7.27
Dimensions: H 42.5 in x W 27.5 in x D 23 in (seat is H 17.5 in x W 21 in x D 18 in and arms are H 24 in)