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Writing table (table à écrire)

Maker: Bernard II van Risenburgh (ca. 1696–ca. 1767)
Date: ca. 1755
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Oak veneered with tulipwood, kingwood, amaranth, mahogany, ebony, mother-of-pearl, stained horn; gilt-bronze mounts; modern velvet
Dimensions: H. 30-3/4 x W. 38 x D. 22-5/8 in. (78.1 x 96.5 x 57.5 cm)
Classification: Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 1976
Accession Number: 1976.155.100

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