Object Place: Probably Sucre, Bolivia
94.61 x 123.19 x 71.75 cm (37 1/4 x 48 1/2 x 28 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Spanish cedar (Cedrela odorata)
Not On View
Large side table with four cabriole legs with knee carving ending in blocky claw-and-ball feet; legs joined by saltire stretchers; front skirt with C-scrolls and large shell at center flanked by smaller shells; side skirts similarly shaped; top with serpentine sides and serpentine front; marbleized decoration throughout (except on top); rear upper rail missing.
Acquired from the Archbishop of Sucre, Bolivia, by the donors in 1966; given to the Museum in 1997.
Gift of Robert D. and Nancy Hemenway Barton