Object Place: Europe, England
114.3 cm (45 in.)
Medium or Technique
Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241)
Walnut veneer; ivory, stained woods. Wide band of marquetry is framed by walnut veneer. Marquetry decoration consists of floral designs bordered by ivory Cs, with walnut oyster veneer between each floral arrangement. Scrolls in each corner. Inlay of flowers include lilies, carnations, tulips, daffodils and jasmine, all depicted realistically.
Bequest of Herbert Heidelberger in honor of Frederick and Minna Heidelberger