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Table

Rectangular top on curved, u-shaped legs in trestle-style

Provenance

Designed and made for the interior of G. Fox Department Store, Hartford, Connecticut. By 1982, owned by Antiquers III, Brookline, Massachusetts; October 30, 1987, purchased from Antiquers III by John Axelrod, Boston, Massachusetts; 2008, promised gift of John Axelrod to the MFA; 2011, gift of John Axelrod to the MFA. (Accession date: September 21, 2011)

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

about 1937

  • Possibly designed by Jules Buoy, French (active in the United States), 1872–1937
Object Place

Possibly Hartford, Connecticut

Dimensions

Overall: 75.88 x 151.13 x 60.96 cm (29 7/8 x 59 1/2 x 24 in.)

Accession Number

2011.1651

Medium or Technique

Nickle-plated metal, painted wood

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture