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Maker:
Date:
ca. 1773
Location:
Legion of Honor
Gallery 11
Century:
Media:
Japanese Lacquer On Oak Carcase, Ebony Veneers, Gilt-bronze Mounts And Cararra Marble Top
Dimensions:
33 x 47 x 19 1/2 (83.8 x 119.4 x 49.5 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1931.145
Acquisition Date:
1931-11-14
Credit Line:

Gift of Archer M. Huntington

Exhibition History:

18th Century Birth of Design: Furniture Masterpieces 1650-1790, Versailles (26 Oct 2014 - 22 February 2015)

Carcase constructed with three doors and two frieze drawers. Decorated with 5 black Japanese lacquer panels with maki-e techniques, Cararra marble top and gilt bronze mounts. Interior fitted with shelves and lined with green silk and silver trim.