Drop-front desk on chest (Vargueño)

Date: 17th century
Culture: Spanish
Medium: Carved, gilded, and partly gilded painted bone; wrought iron
Dimensions: Total H.: 63-3/8 in. (160 cm); a) 38 x 44 x 17 in. (96.5 x 111.8 x 43.2 cm); b) 27 x 43 x 16-3/8 in. (68.6 x 109.2 x 41.6 cm)
Classification: Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line: Gift of the Duchesse de Richelieu, 1960
Accession Number: 60.52a, b

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