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Circular drum shape. Marquetry is kingwood and tulipwood. Top inlaid, with musical instruments and banded by plain bronze dore. Three drawers flanked by two panels, all decorated with marquetry of architectural scenes and paneled with bronze dore. Three small side appliques, undershelf banded by...

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Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

French, Louis XVI, 1700–75

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 29 5/8"; diameter 13 1/4"

Accession Number

65.2503

Medium or Technique

Veneered; kingwood and tulipwood; top inlaid, banded by plain bronze dore; three drawers paneled with bronze dore; three small side appliques, undershelf banded by bronze dore rim

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture