Eating and work table (one of a pair)

Bernard II van Risenburgh
(ca. 1696–ca. 1767)

Maker: or possibly by Bernard III van Risamburgh (ca. 1731–1800)
Factory: Plaques by Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Maker: Lower tray plaque by Minton and Co.
Date: ca. 1763, lower tray after 1851
Culture: French, Paris and Sèvres; British, Stoke-upon-Trent
Medium: Oak, vernis Martin, gilt bronze, soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions: H. 26 5/8 in. (67.6 cm.), W. 14 1/8 in. (35.9 cm.), D. 12 in. (30.5 cm.)
Classification: Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line: Gift of Samuel H. Kress Foundation, 1958
Accession Number: 58.75.46

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