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Dressing Table

Papier-maché, mother of pearl, black lacquer. With mirror, inlaid with mother of peral, serpentine shape cabriole legs, paw feet, lower shelf. Black lacquer with flowers inlaid and painted yellow, orange and red. Scrolled foliate design inlaid and gilded around triangular shelf. acanthus and...

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Provenance

1978, gift of Dr. Margaret C.-L. Gildea to the MFA. (January 11, 1978)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Margaret C. L. Gildea

English, about 1850

Object Place

England

Accession Number

1977.874

Medium or Technique

Papier-mache

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture, Tables, Stands, and Screens