Lady's secretaire by Thomas Chippendale

Fall-front lacquered and japanned secretaire.

Details

Medium:
Oak, pine, veneers of Chinese lacquer
Dimensions:
135 x 86 x 43 cm
Art Fund grant:
£70,000 ( Total: £650,000; Export stopped)
Acquired in:
1999
Vendor:
George McFadden

This work was acquired with assistance from the Wolfson Foundation.

Provenance

Supplied to Edwin Lascelles for Harewood House 1773; Botibol Ltd, 1946; Christie's 1997; gander & White Shipping Ltd; George McFadden of New York

Venue details

Temple Newsam House Temple Newsam Estate, LEEDS West Yorkshire LS15 0AE 0113 336 7461 www.leeds.gov.uk/templenewsamhouse

Entry details

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