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Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

Two chairs c.1853-5

Albumen print | 20.7 x 17.3 cm (image) | RCIN 2369552

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Photograph of two chairs positioned side by side. The chair (RCIN 21607) on the left Is slightly smaller and features an upholstered seat. The chair on the right (RCIN 21605) features a wicker seat. Both chairs are highly decorated.
  • Creator(s)

    Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68) (photographer)

  • 20.7 x 17.3 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • books
          • book: half leather bound
            • book: half leather bound in morocco
              • book: half leather bound in green morocco
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Home economics
        • Furniture & accessories
          • Seating. Chairs
            • Chairs
          • Upholstery
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Decorative motifs
        • Wicker-work pattern