furniture

1918
1925

"Conceived as a three-panel window within-a-window: a dense blue framing border, decorated with medallions of magnolia blossoms surmounted by an emblematic phoenix, surrounds an imaginary hilltop...

Four-Panel Screen
late 19th century to early 20th century

Four-paneled folding screen. "The asymmetrical composition of blossoming magnolia branches on a pale ochre background extends across all four panels, painted in oils accented with touches...

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Wood, metal, lacquer and gold leaf with Laterbury Clock Co. movement

c.1912

APPROXIMATE DATE: 1912 ARTIST BIRTH: 1860 ARTIST DEATH: 1945

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NOTES: Restored Apr. 1972.

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NOTES: Catalog #149

19th century to mid 20th century

This is an H-frame wooden easel made from oak with metal hardware. The easel has a horizontal crossbar support and can be adjusted vertically to fit different painting heights.

1939|1950-1960

One ottoman from a six-piece set of Van Keppel-Green patio furniture. Ottoman has a steel frame with light grey cord wrapped around the frame. The cord serves as the resting area.

One ottoman from a six-piece set of Van Keppel-Green patio furniture. Ottoman has a steel frame with light grey cord wrapped around the frame. The cord serves as the resting area.

One lounge chair from a six-piece set of Van Keppel-Green patio furniture. Lounge chair has a steel frame with light grey cord wrapped around the frame. The cord serves as the seat bottom and back...

One lounge chair from a six-piece set of Van Keppel-Green patio furniture. Lounge chair has a steel frame with light grey cord wrapped around the frame. The cord serves as the seat bottom and back...

One side chair from a six-piece set of Van Keppel-Green patio furniture. Side chair has a steel frame with light grey cord wrapped around the frame. The cord serves as the seat and seat back. The...

One side chair from a six-piece set of Van Keppel-Green patio furniture. Side chair has a steel frame with light grey cord wrapped around the frame. The cord serves as the seat and seat back. The...

1913

Wooden arm chair with tan upholstered seat and back cushions. The back of the chair has a round arch, which is inlaid with a red and gold painted circular plaque decorated with carved lilies....

1972

This is a corrugated cardboard and Masonite rocking chair designed by Frank Gehry for his Easy Edges furniture series manufactured by Easy Edges, Inc.

mid 20th century to late 20th century

This is a small wooden chest constructed using a band saw and joined with adhesive. The chest has three drawers lined with blue felt. The front panels of the drawers are dyed red and each has a...

desk|Writing Desk
c. 1910

"The interior of the Kleinhans drop-front desk has a deep arch with a miniature painting by Arthur Mathews that shows girls dancing on a beach, a theme Mathews returned to several times in...

untitled (lamp)
circa 1910

This is a bronze lamp with dragon motifs mounted on a carved hardwood base. The shade is made of mica and has an applied Chinese characters on each panel.

1969

Two seat settee with walnut frame and black leather upholstered seats (originally cowhide).

couch
c.1930

APPROXIMATE DATE: 1930 ARTIST BIRTH: 1880 ARTIST DEATH: 1943

Airline Armchair
1934-1935
Steaming Poodle Bench
1994-95

Baltic birch plywood, poplar, ripple maple, sitka spruce, epoxy resin inlay, oil based lithography inks.

Auntie Macassar Goes West
1987-1988

from artist's notes: Wood fabrication, lamination, epoxy inlay and airbrush anglin dying. Materials: Birch plywood, maple, Sitka spruce, Colorcore formica, epoxy resin, pine knots. Source of...

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