Secretary Bookcase

1780–90


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

103.5 x 247.01 cm (40 3/4 x 97 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

32.237

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture

Mahogany. Lower part in three sections: cabinets of five drawers flank slightly protruding drop front desk over cupboard with two doors with molding and inlaid oval panels. Shaped bracket feet. Upper part of three cabinets, ends with one and center two doors, glazed and with pointed arch panels. Breakfront molded and carved cornice over all. With key.

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler