Art/ Collection/ Art Object


late 17th–early 18th century
Carved and gilded beechwood; red damask (not original to the frame)
42 7/8 × 27 1/2 × 24 3/4 in. (108.9 × 69.9 × 62.9 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1906
Accession Number:
Not on view
Georges Hoentschel (until 1906; sold to Morgan) ; J. Pierpont Morgan , London and New York (1906; to MMA)
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