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VITRINE, ONE OF TWO

Made by: Unknown

On view in: Adam Bedroom


About this object

This pair of vitrines are made in the Adam style. It is painted with swags of flowers and oval medallions. It has a cornice top and a single glazed door. This is decorated with urn-shaped wood molding. It contains three shelves and has a mirror back. This vitrine has no drawers. It does have a painted round medallion with a seated female figure in grisaille surrounded by laurel wreath in the front center.

Category:
furniture
Object name:
VITRINE, ONE OF TWO
Made from:
Wood -- glass
Made in:
England
Date made:
ca. 1815
Size:
181.6 x 57.2 x 22.9 cm (71 1/2 x 22 1/2 x 9 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
33.76.2
Class:
FURNITURE
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973