User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Etagere

Start collecting

Signed

Paper label on back: "GEO. CROOME & CO., / Upholsterers, / AND MANUFACTURERS OF / FASHIONABLE FURNITURE, / SUITABLE FOR / DRAWING ROOMS, LIBRARIES, DINING ROOMS AND CHAMBERS, / ON HAND AND MADE TO ORDER, / NO. 304 WASHINGTON STREET, / GEO. CROOME, WM. STRONG / BOSTON / CURTAIN MATERIALS / Upholstery work, in all its branches, neatly executed."

Provenance

Purchased by the Museum from Weiner's Antique Shop, Boston, January, 1978.

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund

1861–65

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 264.2 x 158.8 x 50.8 cm (104 x 62 1/2 x 20 in.)

Accession Number

1977.753

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, rosewood, black walnut, marble, glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Tables, Stands, and Screens