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Jewel coffer on stand

Maker:
Bernard II van Risenburgh (ca. 1696–ca. 1767)
Date:
ca. 1765
Culture:
French
Medium:
Tulipwood, purplewood and kingwood, gilt bronze
Dimensions:
38 3/4 × 16 1/4 × 11 1/4 in. (98.4 × 41.3 × 28.6 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
The Lesley and Emma Sheafer Collection, Bequest of Emma A. Sheafer, 1973
Accession Number:
1974.356.161
Not on view
Signature: Signed with a die in center underneath: BVRB
Countess F. Czernin (until 1960; sale, Christie's, New York, March 24, 1960, lot 87) ; Lesley and Emma Sheafer , New York (until 1974; bequeathed to MMA)
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