Desk top raised to 2nd position

Architect's table

Maker: David Roentgen (German, Herrnhaag 1743–1807 Wiesbaden, master 1780)
Date: ca. 1780–95
Culture: German, Neuwied am Rhein
Medium: Oak, mahogany, walnut, pine, and cherry, veneered with mahogany; gilt bronze, brass, iron, steel; partially tooled and gilded leather
Dimensions: Overall: 31 7/8 × 44 1/8 × 27 1/2 in. (81 × 112 × 69.9 cm)
Classification: Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line: On loan from Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, Smithsonian Institution (1952-160-1)
Accession Number: L.2009.19

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