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Fall-front Secretary


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

Overall (desk closed): 157.5 x 78.7 x 40.6 cm (62 x 31 x 16 in.) Overall (desk open): 157.48 x 78.74 x 71.12 cm (62 x 31 x 28 in.)

Accession Number

1997.51

Medium or Technique

Wood; Mahogany

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Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture

Mahogany and mahogany veneers on oak; brass mounts, marble top. The mahogany secretary contains six drawers, each with two circular brass drawer pulls and a central shaped keyhole escutcheon. The fourth drawer down from the top opens to reveal a hinged wr

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in honor of Margaret K. Cassatt and Gardner Cassatt