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Writing and eating table

Maker: Martin Carlin (French, near Freiburg im Breisgau ca. 1730–1785 Paris)
Factory: Porcelain plaques by Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator: Plaque possibly decorated by François Bouilliat (active 1785–93)
Date: ca. 1780
Culture: French, Paris and Sèvres
Medium: Oak veneered with tulipwood, gilt bronze, soft-paste porcelain, marble
Dimensions: Overall: 29 1/4 × 13 1/2 × 10 1/4 in. (74.3 × 34.3 × 26 cm)
Classification: Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line: Gift of Samuel H. Kress Foundation, 1958
Accession Number: 58.75.56

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