Cabinet, one of a pair

1875–1890


Object Place: Probably New York, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 108.6 x 102.2 x 47 cm (42 3/4 x 40 1/4 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1989.97

Medium or Technique

Cherry, ebonized cherry, poplar, birch (?), faux marble veneer, bronze

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Collections

Americas

Classifications

Case furniture and boxes

One of a pair of marble-topped ebonized cabinets consisting of a drawer over a doored storage agea, incised and bronzed geometric lines, faux marble veneer accents, and bronze panels on the door. Glossy black marble top.

Inscription

Pencil inscription on underside of drawer: "No. 1 Kronenberg" and "[illegible]s Paul [illegible]"
In pencil on top of case: "Paul M" in script, with M underscored
On top of drawer back: "No 1"

Provenance

Early history unknown; 1985, appraised at the residence of Beatrice Joy Packard; 1989, bequest of the estate of Beatrice Joy Packard to the MFA (Accession date: March 22, 1989).

Credit Line

Estate of Beatrice Joy Packard