H. 39 x W. 29-1/2 x D. 30 in. (99.1 x 74.9 x 76.2 cm)
Gift of Mrs. Dannie Heineman, 1966
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 519
The tapestry panels displaying bouquets, baskets, and vases of flowers were probably designed by the painter Tobias Stranover (1684–1756), who specialized in the depiction of birds, flowers, and still life, and were woven by William Bradshaw (act. 1728–75) in London.
[ Frank Partridge ] ; the Earl of Harewood (Viscount Lascelles) (before 1922–32; sale, Sotheby's, April 7, 1932, no. 305) ; Mrs. Dannie Heineman (until 1966; to MMA)
Artist: Thomas Chippendale (British, baptised Otley, West Yorkshire 1718–1779 London)Date: ca. 1772Medium: Mahogany, covered in modern red morocco leatherAccession: 1996.426.1–.14On view in:Gallery 515