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Back has slightly arched panel with central inlaid sunburst motif surmounting a row of turned elements, shaped shelf supported by turned columns, and three bevelled mirror panels. Central cupboard door with inlaid panels depicting a reclining woman flanked by two doors with inlaid floral...

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By 1988, with Fine Art Society, London; 1988, sold by the Fine Art Society and bought by the MFA through the Frank B. Bemis Fund and the gift of John Lewis. (Accession Date: September 28, 1988)

Credit Line

Frank B. Bemis Fund and gift of John Lewis, Esq.

England, about 1875


Overall: 185.1 x 121.9 x 44.5 cm (72 7/8 x 48 x 17.5 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Walnut, veneers of thuja, ash, boxwood, ebony, mahogany, satinwood, and walnut