Painted Danish Armchair Dated 1818 | Skelton Culver

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Painted Danish Armchair Dated 1818

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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: Excellent
  • 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)