A Cabinet & an Armchair by Unknown Artist

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Details

Medium:
Walnut; mahogany
Acquired in:
1956
Presented by:
Brigadier Clark Fund through The Art Fund

Early 18thC cabinet, of walnut with cross-banding; inside 16 drawers of various sizes, probably intended to house curios 2. Mid 18thC armchair; frame is mahogany carved with foliate scrolls, while ends of arms and legs are carved with dolphins. Part of a donation of 16 gifts and 1 bequest to five museums by the Brigadier Clark Fund through the Art Fund between 1936 and 1992.

Venue details

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