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Quick Details
Type:
Living Room Furniture
Specific Use:
Living Room Chair
General Use:
Home Furniture
Material:
Fabric
Appearance:
Antique
Wood Style:
Solid Wood
Wood Type:
Mahogany

Specifications

From the Antique Furnishings Collection at American Classical

Gothic Revival Chairs,by Roux:Pr
From the Antique Furnishings Collection at American Classical
 
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This is a similar Gothic Revival Chair that Lincoln used in the White House to sign the Emancipation. Proclamation, they are mahogany & mahogany veneer, attrib to A.Roux NY, in as found condition with a repair to 1 leg, just reupholstered in muslin & ready for your fabric, 34 1/2 inches tall, seat is 18 1/2 inches wide, & 16 inches deep

the last image shows the chairs currently on loan to the Suffolk County Historical Society in Riverhead NY. They are photographed under the engraving of the Emancipation Proclamation