Buffet, model 6B
Decorative Arts and Design
Beech, other woods, marble, glass, brass, other metals
84 1/4 x 55 x 25 1/4 in. (214 x 139.7 x 64.1 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Frederick A. McConkey
The cabinet consists of a demilune base cupboard with 2 doors with overall light and dark wood diamond marquetry pattern to each door and a semicircular rose marble top; a top rectangular cupboard with 2 glass doors flanking a stationary glass panel, an interior wood shelf, suspended from back of cabinet, 2 tapered finials with checkerboard dark and light marquetry decoration to top of vertical columns at front sides of cabinet. Retains original key. Brass sabots.
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Josef Hoffmann (Austrian, 1870-1956). Buffet, model 6B, 1904. Beech, other woods, marble, glass, brass, other metals, 84 1/4 x 55 x 25 1/4 in. (214 x 139.7 x 64.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Frederick A. McConkey, 2007.67.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2007.67.3.jpg)
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