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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.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”