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Rose and fruit wood veneers. Bombe. Two drawers, deep shaped skirt on lower. Inlaid over with flowers in two sprays and unevenly outlined edge. Band of stamped ormolu up legs, across lower edge (broken); cartouche keyholes and mounting. Veneer gone from stiles; corners and feet mounted with...

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Marks

According to old card, signed on left front post, under marble slab. P. Roussel.

Provenance

By 1951, Mrs. Albert J. Beveridge; 1952, gift of Mrs. Albert J. Beveridge to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albert J. Beveridge

French, 18th century,

Object Place

Louis XV

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 34" W. back 51" Depth 24 7/8"

Accession Number

52.1753

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not on View
Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture, Case Furniture and Boxes