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Harewood, satinwood, walnut veneer. Octagonal column topped by marquetry fluting and scole, and end with octagonal feet. Four wide panels on pedestal decorated with intertwined husks and ribbons suspended from an anthemion in marquetry. The four narrower panels containmarquetry cascades of...

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Provenance

By 1939, with Frank Partridge & Sons, Ltd., London. 1966, with Phillips of Hitchin Ltd., Hitchin; Leidesdorf Collection; June 28, 1974, sale, Sotheby & Co, London, lot 141. Possibly by 1974, with Hotspur Ltd., London. By 1978, Herbert Heidelberger; 1984, bequest of Herbert Heidelberger to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Herbert Heidelberger in honor of Frederick and Minna Heidelberger

English, about 1780–85

Object Place

England

Dimensions

140.02 x 33.7 x 30.5 cm (55 1/8 x 13 1/4 x 12 in.)

Accession Number

1984.111

Medium or Technique

Harewood, satinwood, and walnut veneers

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture