Lady's desk (Bonheur du jour)

Lady's desk (Bonheur du jour)
Lady's desk (Bonheur du jour)
Date:
1772–1775
Location:
Legion of Honor
Gallery 9
Century:
Media:
Kingwood, Walnut, Satinwood, And Boxwood Veneer On An Oak, Beech, And Poplar Carcase With Gilt-bronze Mounts
Dimensions:
Object: 94 x 61 cm (37 x 24 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Accession Number:
2014.64
Acquisition Date:
2014-10-16
Credit Line:

Gift of an anonymous donor

A small lady's desk, (Bonheur du Jour) stamped with the mark of ebeniste (cabintemaker), C. Topino, with trompe l' oeil marquetry including vases, teapots, books, papers, and an inkwell.

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