An early 19th century Italian poets armchair which belonged to
Gabriele D'Annunzio ennobled by the King of Italy in 1924 as Principe di Montenevoso
He was an Italian poet, journalist, novelist, dramatist, and daredevil.
His role in politics was controversial due to his influence on the Italian Fascist movement
and his status as the forerunner to Benito Mussolini
The chair contains the original tapestry with later upholstery