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Object Place: Europe, France
140.2 x 73.6 x 47.6 cm (55 3/16 x 29 x 18 3/4 in.)
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Various woods with brass mounts and porcelain plaques. Three-tiered writing desk with mirror on shaped back with porcelain plaque at top, and scrolling supports surmounting slightly serpentine cupboard doors with porcelain insets flanked by brass and porcelain pilasters. Curved side panels have porcelain insets. Superstructure has serpentine front with drawer and porcelain plaque on cabriole legs with scrolled stretchers and upholstered footrest.
Gift in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Ogilive Comstock