Artist French
  • Lyre-Back Side Chair
Date ca. 1785
Medium gilded and painted wood with silk damask upholstery
Dimensions various dimensions
Credit Line Bequest of Mrs. Horace E. Dodge in memory of her husband
Accession Number V2016.12
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View Fashionable Living: Kanzler Room S330.6, Level 3 (see map)
(Grazia, dealer, Paris, France);
1931, acquired through L. Alavoine (agent) by Anna Thomson Dodge (Grosse Pointe, Michigan, USA);
1971-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Winokur, Ronald L. "The Mr. and Mrs. Horace E. Dodge Memorial Collection." Bulletin of the DIA 50, no. 3 (1971): 43-51.

"La chronique des arts." Gazette des Beaux-Arts 79 (January 1972): supplement, p. 93, fig. 324.

European Decorative Arts from Royal Collections. Exh. cat., University Liggett School. Grosse Pointe, MI, 1981, unnumbered.

Dell, T. et al. The Dodge Collection of Eighteenth-Century French and English Art at the Detroit Institute of Arts. New York and Detroit, 1996, no. 18, pp. 89-90, color repr. p. 89.