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Bureau Chest

Decorative Arts

On View: Decorative Art, Schenck Gallery, Parlor, 4th Floor
MEDIUM Mahogany with satinwood inlay
DATES ca. 1790-1810
DIMENSIONS 45 1/2 x 46 1/4 x 21 1/2 in. (115.6 x 117.5 x 54.6 cm)
MARKINGS Inside bottom of right top drawer of left hand unit in desk, in script, in ink: "Nelly Allens Secretary for Elisabeth S. Schenck." Stamped on all bail handles except on bottom drawer on right: "HJ."
SIGNATURE no signature
INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Decorative Art, Schenck Gallery, Parlor, 4th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 69.5.1
CREDIT LINE Gift of Gunnar Maske
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