Small oval writing table (one of a pair), Roger Vandercruse, called Lacroix (French, 1727–1799), Oak veneered with satiné wood, tulipwood; leather; gilt bronze, French, Paris

Small oval writing table (one of a pair)

Maker:
Roger Vandercruse, called Lacroix (French, 1727–1799)
Date:
ca. 1775
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Oak veneered with satiné wood, tulipwood; leather; gilt bronze
Dimensions:
Overall: 29 × 20 × 14 3/4 in. (73.7 × 50.8 × 37.5 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
The Lesley and Emma Sheafer Collection, Bequest of Emma A. Sheafer, 1973
Accession Number:
1974.356.151
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 547
Signature: Stamped underneath drawer compartment at the back edge: JME / RVLC
Lesley and Emma Sheafer , New York (until 1974; bequeathed to MMA)