Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Writing table

Designer:
After a design by Thomas Chippendale (British, baptised Otley, West Yorkshire 1718–1779 London) in "Director" of 1759, plate 77
Date:
ca. 1760
Culture:
British
Medium:
Mahogany, leather, gilt bronze
Dimensions:
30 3/4 × 71 1/2 × 41 1/2 in. (78.1 × 181.6 × 105.4 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
Purchase, Irwin Untermyer Gift and Gift of Irwin Untermyer, by exchange, 1971
Accession Number:
1971.145
Not on view
[ Hotspur, London, England , until 1971; sold to MMA ]
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