This chair in the English Queen Anne style, made of local birch with cabriole-legs, a high backrest and semi-soft cushioning comes from the collection of the Tallinn Brotherhood of Blackheads. The back of the baluster-shaped backrest has been painted with the crest of the Brotherhood of the Blackheads – the head of St. Mauritius wearing a red and white headband – and the text “Eltesten P. Duborg 1753” below it. The front board and cover of the seat have been renewed, the connecting brace has broken off.


  • Title: Chair
  • Date Created: 1753
  • Location: Tallinn, Estonia
  • Physical Dimensions: Height 107.0 cm, width 57.0 cm (back), 50.0 cm (seat), depth 40.0 cm (seat)
  • External Link: Estonian Museums Public Portal
  • Medium: Birch

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