Front of a chest

French
1480–90


Object Place: Gothic

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L. 1.95 (76 3/4") H. 0.855 (33 5/8")

Accession Number

10.238

Medium or Technique

Wood; oak

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Case furniture and boxes

Five panels carved with arches and tracery, center one shorted for lock (missing), divided by narrow carved panels, arched tracery on stiles. Each piece separate and pegged to rails and stiles. Sides, etc., assembled to make chest.

Provenance

Bought by MFA for $237.29. (Accession Date: June 2, 1910)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund