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Pair [with 65.2517]. Black lacquer, triangular, two door, bombe fronted. They are decorated with birds, flowers, in colors of indian red, green, brown and gold. Three feet on slightly bevelled bases. One rear side of each also decorated and has apertures, one of which has two fitted drawers....

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Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

French, Louis XV, around 1750, with later alterations

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 34 5/8"; W. 28 1/2"

Accession Number

65.2516

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture