Desk

Italian
17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 99.1 x 161.3 x 80.6 cm (39 x 63 1/2 x 31 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.42.25

Medium or Technique

Walnut, pigment, possibly gilding (?); brass hardware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture

Walnut richly painted with flowers and scrolls. Square tapering legs with molded feet. Shaped flat top with molded rim, two drawers below; and at, cabinet with two rows of five narrow drawers with brass pulls Scroll brackets at sides. Back is unfinished.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes