Two-Tiered Cabinet With Relief Decorations
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1997.88.B
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
Two-tiered cabinet with relief decorations
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Renaissance Cabinet
Classification
Furniture
Work Type
cabinet
Date
c. 1570 - c. 1580
Culture
French
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Walnut with black marble inserts
Dimensions
Overall: 215.6 x 126 x 53.2 cm (84 7/8 x 49 5/8 x 20 15/16 in.)
Top, without pediments: 93.3 x 103.8 x 43 cm (36 3/4 x 40 7/8 x 16 15/16 in.)
Top, with pediments: 121.1 x 103.8 x 43 cm (47 11/16 x 40 7/8 x 16 15/16 in.)
Bottom: 94.5 x 126 x 53.2 cm (37 3/16 x 49 5/8 x 20 15/16 in.)
Provenance
[Georges Demotte, Paris, 1924]. Ralph H. Booth, Detroit, by descent to his grandchild, Frederick Vogel III, Milwaukee, WI, gift; to the Harvard University Art Museums, 1997.
Aquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Anne H. and Frederick Vogel III, Class of 1957, with their children, Alicia H. Vogel and Frederick Vogel IV, Class of 1990
Accession Year
1997
Object Number
1997.88.B
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
Publication History

Stephan Wolohojian, ed., Harvard Art Museum Handbook, Harvard Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 2008), p. 75, repr.

Exhibition History

Ancient to Modern, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 01/31/2012 - 06/01/2013

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Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted