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Slant-top desk (secrétaire en pente)

Maker:
Attributed to Bernard II van Risenburgh (ca. 1696–ca. 1767)
Date:
ca. 1745–49
Culture:
French
Medium:
Oak veneered with bois satiné and end cut wood, leather, gilt bronze
Dimensions:
Overall, at widest points: 31 3/8 x 34 1/2 x 19 3/4 in. (79.7 x 87.6 x 50.2 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mrs. Robert Lehman, 2006
Accession Number:
2007.90.7
Not on view
Marking: Stamped on mounts: Crowned C tax mark (in use between February 1745 and February 1749)
Estate of Lee Anz Lehman (until 2006; bequeathed to MMA)
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