Object Place: Europe, England
140.02 x 33.7 x 30.5 cm (55 1/8 x 13 1/4 x 12 in.)
Medium or Technique
Harewood, satinwood, and walnut veneers
Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241)
One of a pair with 1984.112. Harewood, satinwood, walnut veneer. Octagonal column topped by marquetry fluting and scole, and end with octagonal feet. Four wide panels on pedestal decorated with intertwined husks and ribbons suspended from an anthemion in marquetry. The four narrower panels containmarquetry cascades of bellflowers held by a ribbon.
By 1939, with Frank Partridge & Sons, Ltd., London. 1966, with Phillips of Hitchin Ltd., Hitchin; Leidesdorf Collection; June 28, 1974, sale, Sotheby & Co, London, lot 141. Possibly by 1974, with Hotspur Ltd., London. By 1978, Herbert Heidelberger; 1984, bequest of Herbert Heidelberger to the MFA.
Bequest of Herbert Heidelberger in honor of Frederick and Minna Heidelberger