Table (from a Rococo revival parlor set 1982.478-.485)

1850–70


Object Place: Probably Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 74.3 x 108 x 78.7 cm (29 1/4 x 42 1/2 x 31 in.)

Accession Number

1982.478

Medium or Technique

Rosewood, marble, chestnut

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tables, stands, screens

White marble top, turtle-shaped. Four cabriole legs with scrolled feet, cabochons at mid-point, and lforal and leaf carving on upper sections. Casters on all legs. Pierced reverse-curved cross stretchers with leaf-carved scrolls. Turned and floral-carved finial, turned drop at the crossing. Apron has shaped lower edge, floral carving at center of all four sides.

Inscription

Legs marked with hatch marks I, II, III, and IV, respectively.

Provenance

Donor purchased the object from the estate of Hazel Leonard, Seekonk, MA

Credit Line

Gift of John Fenn Brill