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Circular inkstand and two ink bottles

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Provenance

Bretton Hall, Yorkshire. 2003, private collection; April 10, 2003, anonymous ("property of a gentleman") sale, Christie's, London, lot 1. Acquired on the London art market by Horace Wood Brock, New York; 2007, gift of Horace Wood Brock to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 23, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Horace Wood Brock

English (London), about 1810–15

Dimensions

Diam: 16 in.

Accession Number

2007.1001.1-3

Medium or Technique

Veneered with tortoiseshell and brass, glass bottles

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture