Secretary

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1820-1835

GUSN

GUSN-221989

Description

The bookcase wtih two glazed doors above three small drawers above a fall-front writing surface, all over a chest with three drawers with wooden pulls and one blind drawer, flanked by pilasters, all over turned ball feet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

desks
mahogany (wood)
Empire (style)
Secretary

Inscription

"G.N. Shoel (?) Dec. 10 85"
"Israel Segal. Dec, 1977 Wash. C. Age 74" (Graphite)
"Israel Segal 1976 Wash. DC" (Graphite)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

81 x 42 x 21 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Susan Norton

Accession Number

1990.203