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Cabinet

Designer:
Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann (French, Paris 1879–1933 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1923
Medium:
Amboyna and ivory
Dimensions:
H. 53-1/2, W. 35-1/2, D. 15 in. (135.9 x 90.2 x 38.1 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.198.4
Not on view
Signature: Ruhlmann
[Galerie Sonnabend, Paris, until 1970; sold to MMA]

Penelope Hunter. "Art Déco: The Last Hurrah." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 30 (June–July 1972), p. 267, ill.



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