Corner cabinet (encoignure) (one of a pair)

Maker: Bernard II van Risenburgh (ca. 1696–ca. 1767)
Date: ca. 1745–49
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Oak veneered with ebony and Coromandel lacquer, cherry wood, and purplewood; gilt-bronze mounts; brocatelle marble top
Dimensions: H. 35-7/8 x W. 33-7/8 x D. 26-1/8 in. (91.1 x 86.0 x 66.4 cm)
Classification: Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 1983
Accession Number: 1983.185.1a, b

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