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Cabinet

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The large cabinet (or linen press) has a slightly projecting top above a cove molding. The upper section contains a wide horizontal cupboard door, hinged at the proper right and with a keyhole escutcheon at proper left, and with a central panel carved with tulip-poplar leaves and flowers,...

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Marks

Maker's mark inside cupboard door: "BYRDCLIFFE 1904" in an octagon

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. Mark Willcox; Robert Edwards; "Important 20th Century Decorative Arts," Christie's, New York, sale 1162, Christie's, December 10, 2002, lot 16.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated anonymously and Frank B. Bemis Fund

1902–05

Object Place

near Woodstock, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 184.8 x 138.7 x 63.2 cm (72 3/4 x 54 5/8 x 24 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2003.61

Medium or Technique

Oak with polychrome stained and carved panels, yellow poplar, original brass hardware

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Case Furniture and Boxes