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Cabinet on Stand

Wooden cabinet with tortoiseshell decoration and two gilded panels on doors depicting elaborated scenes in Chinese style. Gilded stand with claw feet is decorated with carved female heads at the top, leaves and scrolls.
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  • Wooden cabinet with tortoiseshell decoration and two gilded panels on doors depicting elaborated scenes in Chinese style. Gilded stand with claw feet is decorated with carved female heads at the top, leaves and scrolls.

Date:

Late 17th century

Artist:

Possibly Netherlands

About this artwork

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European Decorative Art

Title

Cabinet on Stand

Origin

Netherlands

Date

1675–1699

Medium

Cabinet: wood, tortoiseshell, verre eglomise, and brass; Stand: gilded wood

Dimensions

Overall: 180.3 x 109.2 x 54 cm (71 x 43 x 21 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. A. Watson Armour III

Reference Number

1958.499

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