Art/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Small oval writing table (one of a pair)

Maker:
Roger Vandercruse, called Lacroix (French, 1727–1799)
Date:
ca. 1775
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Oak veneered with satiné wood, tulipwood; leather; gilt bronze
Dimensions:
Overall: 29 × 20 × 14 3/4 in. (73.7 × 50.8 × 37.5 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
The Lesley and Emma Sheafer Collection, Bequest of Emma A. Sheafer, 1973
Accession Number:
1974.356.151
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 547
Signature: Stamped underneath drawer compartment at the back edge: JME / RVLC
Lesley and Emma Sheafer , New York (until 1974; bequeathed to MMA)
Related Objects

Small oval writing table (one of a pair)

Artist: Roger Vandercruse, called Lacroix (French, 1727–1799) Date: ca. 1775 Medium: Bois satiné, possibly purplewood, holly and stained holly on oak substrate; bottom shelf: walnut; gilt-bronze mounts; leather writing surface Accession: 1974.356.152 On view in:Not on view

Oblong table

Artist: Roger Vandercruse, called Lacroix (French, 1727–1799) Date: ca. 1765 Medium: Tulipwood and satiné wood with oak and walnut substrate; brass mounts; leather Accession: 1974.356.193 On view in:Not on view

Oval table

Artist: Roger Vandercruse, called Lacroix (French, 1727–1799) Date: ca. 1770–75 Medium: Satinwood and stained wood, gilt bronze, leather Accession: 1974.356.190 On view in:Not on view

Commode

Artist: Roger Vandercruse, called Lacroix (French, 1727–1799) Date: ca. 1755–60 Medium: Oak veneered with tulip-, rose-, and end cut kingwood, gilt bronze, rouge griotte marble Accession: 1982.60.59 On view in:Gallery 539

Writing table

Artist: Roger Vandercruse, called Lacroix (French, 1727–1799) Date: ca. 1760–70 Medium: Kingwood, tulipwood, holly, purplewood on oak and pine, gilt bronze Accession: 45.60.48 On view in:Not on view