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Etagere

1861–65
George Croome (American (born in England), 1807–1879)


Object Place, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 264.2 x 158.8 x 50.8 cm (104 x 62 1/2 x 20 in.)

Accession Number

1977.753

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, rosewood, black walnut, marble, glass

On View

The Heide Family Galleries (Gallery 238B)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Tables, Stands, and Screens

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