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Commode

Maker:
Attributed to John Mayhew (British, 1736–1811)
Maker:
Attributed to William Ince (British, active ca. 1758/59–1794, died 1804)
Date:
ca. 1770–80
Culture:
British
Medium:
Pine carcase, veneered with satinwood, kingwood, holly, rosewood and other woods; gilt-bronze mounts; Siena marble slab
Dimensions:
H. 38 in. (96.5 cm.) x W. 54 in. (137.2 cm.) x D. 28 in. (71.1 cm.)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number:
64.101.1145
Not on view
First Lord Tweedmouth , Guisachan House, Iverness, Scotland ; Countess of Portsmouth , Hurstbourne Park, Whitchurch, Hants, England (until 1922; sale , Christie's, London, May 18, 1922, lot 81); Colonel Herbert Hall Mulliner (until 1924; sale, Christies, London, July 10, 1924, lot 70) ; Rufus Scott , New York ; Irwin Untermyer , New York (until 1964; to MMA)
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