Fall-Front Desk

English
about 1700


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

101 cm (39 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

23.163

Medium or Technique

Rosewood veneer on pine carcass with walnut inlay; oak drawer linings

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Case furniture and boxes

Walnut with mahogany banding. Drawer fronts veneered, four drawers below, upper face drops forming writing shelf. Drawers and compartments in upper part. Ball feet. One old brass, others modern. With key.

Provenance

1919, William Perry Dudley; 1923, gift of Mr. William Perry Dudley to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. William Perry Dudley