Etagere

Signed

Paper label on back: "GEO. CROOME & CO., / Upholsterers, / AND MANUFACTURERS OF / FASHIONABLE FURNITURE, / SUITABLE FOR / DRAWING ROOMS, LIBRARIES, DINING ROOMS AND CHAMBERS, / ON HAND AND MADE TO ORDER, / NO. 304 WASHINGTON STREET, / GEO. CROOME, WM. STRONG / BOSTON / CURTAIN MATERIALS / Upholstery work, in all its branches, neatly executed."

Provenance

Purchased by the Museum from Weiner's Antique Shop, Boston, January, 1978.

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund

Etagere

  • 1861–65
  • George Croome, American (born in England), 1807–1879
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Dimensions
Overall: 264.2 x 158.8 x 50.8 cm (104 x 62 1/2 x 20 in.)
Medium or Technique
Mahogany, rosewood, black walnut, marble, glass
Classification
Furniture
Accession Number
1977.753
On view
The Heide Family Galleries (Roswell Gleason House: Parlor) - 238B

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