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Provenance

1951 with Mallet (dealer), London. By 2003, William Blair, Ltd., Hammond, LA; February 7, 2003, sold by Blair to Gerald and Penny Kriegel, Duxbury, MA; 2011, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Kriegel to the MFA. (Accession Date: January, 25 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Penelope B. and Gerald W. Kriegel in memory of Ross Henry Bryan

England, about 1745–1755

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 30 x 46 x 25 1/2 in. (76 1/5 x 116 4/5 x 10 1/16 cm.)

Accession Number

2011.2126

Medium or Technique

Wood; Padouk, mahogany, brass-inlaid kneehole

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture