Corner pedestal

French
mid-19th century
Formerly thought to be after Jean-Ferdinand Schwerdfeger (French, active 1760–1798)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

131 x 43 cm (51 9/16 x 16 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.890

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, oak, gilt bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Tables, stands, screens

Ebony with gilt metal appliques and two female figures in half relief. In three sections.

Provenance

Probably Peter Parker, Boston; 1871, Deacon House sale (p. 11); probably purchased by Lucius Tuckerman; his daughter Emily Tuckerman

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Emily Tuckerman