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Cupboard

Dutch
mid-17th century


Object Place: Europe, The Netherlands

Dimensions

141.4 x 153 x 64.2 cm (55 11/16 x 60 1/4 x 25 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1993.647

Medium or Technique

Wood; oak

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture

Low cupboard with projecting cornice with carved scale motif concealing a drawer running width of front facade, keyhole center. Above two projecting panelled rectangular doors opening to reveal two fixed shelves. Flanked by pilasters decorated with applied rosewood scrolling suggestive of capitals, hardwood turnings and small bosses over inlayed ebony simulating fluting, broken up withtwo bands of applied ebony. Over two short drawers of interspersed with proj ecting panels. Sides decorated with a carved and pierced arch at top of a plain panel flanked by rows of fluting. Whole on bun feet on front, post feet onrear. With key.

Credit Line

Gift of Mattina R. Proctor in memory of Mr. and Mrs. John R. Proctor