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Side table

Designer:
Robert Adam (British, Kirkcaldy, Scotland 1728–1792 London)
Artist:
Sefferin Alken (active 1744, died ca. 1783)
Date:
1765
Culture:
British
Medium:
Carved and painted pine, marble sheets veneered on a cement core
Dimensions:
Frame: H. 33-1/2 x W. 83-7/16 x D. 33-3/8 in. (85.1 x 211.9 x 84.8 cm); Marble top: H. 2 x W. 84 x D. 34 in. (5.1 x 213.4 x 86.4 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1965
Accession Number:
65.127a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 509
Marking: PRODUCE OF ENGLAND (stamped twice on top of frame, left back and center front)
Earls of Coventry , Croome Court, Worcestershire, England ; Philadelphia Museum of Art
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