Work table, Martin Carlin (French, near Freiburg im Breisgau ca. 1730–1785 Paris), Oak and sycamore veneered with ebony, Japanese and European lacquer; gilt-bronze mounts; drawer lined with green silk, French

Work table

Maker:
Martin Carlin (French, near Freiburg im Breisgau ca. 1730–1785 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1785
Culture:
French
Medium:
Oak and sycamore veneered with ebony, Japanese and European lacquer; gilt-bronze mounts; drawer lined with green silk
Dimensions:
28 3/16 × 17 1/4 × 13 1/16 in. (71.6 × 43.8 × 33.2 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 1976
Accession Number:
1976.155.103
Not on view
Signature: Stamped beneath fore edge of drawer: M. CARLIN JME.

Inscription: Inscribed in ink on underside of lacquer panel at top: August 3rd 1843, D H, No. 170
Brigadier General R.J. Cooper , London (until 1947; sale, Christie's, London, October 30, 1947, lot 114; to Lee); Morton Lee (from 1947) ; Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman , New York (until 1976; to MMA)