Jean-Henri Riesener / Writing Table with Mahogany Veneer / c. 1785-1790Jean-Henri Riesener
Writing Table with Mahogany Veneer
c. 1785-1790

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Creator Name: Riesener, Jean-Henri
Creator Nationality: European; French
Creator Role: Cabinetmaker
Creator Dates/Places: 1734-1806
Creator Name-CRT: Jean-Henri Riesener
Title: Writing Table with Mahogany Veneer
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Creation Start Date: 1785
Creation End Date: 1790
Creation Date: c. 1785-1790
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Classification Term: Furniture
Materials and Techniques: case of oak and fir, legs of solid mahogany; case veneered with mahogany; mounts of gilt bronze; interior writing surface covered in green leather
Dimensions: H. 31 1/4 in. (79.4 cm.); H. including casters 32 1/4 in. (782 cm.); W. 40 7/8 in. (103.8 cm.); D. 23 7/8 in. (60.6 cm.)
AMICA Contributor: The Frick Collection
Owner Location: New York, New York, USA
ID Number: 14.5.74
Credit Line: Henry Clay Frick Bequest
Copyright: Licensed for non-commercial, educational use.
Related Document Description: New York, The Frick Collection. A Guide to Works of Art on Exhibition [checklist]. 1997, n.p. New York, The Frick Collection. An Illustrated Catalogue. Vol.6 Furniture and Gilt Bronzes. [cat.]. 1992, pp.51-61.
AMICA ID: TFC_.19145047
AMICA Library Year: 1999
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright The Frick Collection, New York, 1999

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