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Musée desArts décoratifs - Photo Laurent-Sully Jaulmes

La Rochelle, Musée du Nouveau Monde

© Musée du Louvre - Marie-Alice Seydoux / Gabrielle Gopinath

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Secrétaire Chippendale à abattant Drop Front Chippendale Secretary

57841

fin XVIIIème siècle

Stained sycomore, pine, bronze

H: 1, 021m. ;L: 1, 05m. ;P 0, 50 m

La Rochelle, Musée du Nouveau Monde

Decorative arts and design

From 1787 to 1865


Historical

Belongs to the Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris. Legacy of George Zlatovski. On loan to the Musée du Nouveau Monde since 1988.


Comment

Four cuts legs; four drawers with handles and key entries in bronze. On both side of the highest drawer, two vertical small drawers serve to support the drop-front. On the interior, there are ten drawers of varied dimensions and four pigeonholes.


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