Desk

1988


Object Place: West Kingston, Rhode Island, United States

Dimensions

74.93 x 147.32 x 72.39 cm (29 1/2 x 58 x 28 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1989.30

Medium or Technique

Cherry, curly maple, patinated bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Case furniture and boxes

Desk with drawer set on four trumpet-shaped legs decorated with grooves, patinated bronze rings at the ankles, and spade feet.

Inscription

Engraved on inside of PR front: "John Dunnigan / #8802 / dedicated N.B. Kampen"

Provenance

1988, commissioned from the artist for the MFA by Anne and Ronald Abramson, Rockville, Maryland; 1989, gift of the Abramsons to the MFA. (Accession date: January 25, 1989)

Credit Line

Gift of Anne and Ronald Abramson

Copyright

© John Dunnigan