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view Benson, William Arthur Smith FWK 1903-12-31 1894-01-01 ca. 1899 (made) [Cabinet] Height: 43.5 in approximate, Width: 45 in approximate In 1971 this cabinet was on display in the Green Dining Room, originally decorated by Morris,... 30 Benson is best known for his designs in copper and brass, several examples of which are on show... 2014-08-29T19:17:35.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:35.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 [drawer] 'Made by Morris & Co. 449 Oxford Street. W. 1710' Glass, metal, rosewood, purplewood, tulip-wood, ebony Rosewood, inlaid with various woods, metal mounts. CIRC.19:1-1959 circ191959 O8239 Cabinet London 3 cabinet-benson-william-arthur 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z inlay (process) 1903 1894 view
view 2006am2780 jpg s Unknown FWK Bequeathed by John Jones 1870-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860-1870 (made) Small oval table on tall cabriole legs, veneered with floral marquetry in the style of Roger... Weight: 10 kg, Height: 67 cm, Width: 57.5 cm, Depth: 39 cm In the collection of John Jones before 1882 379 2014-08-29T19:19:58.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:58.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 purplewood, leather, holly, Sycamore, boxwood, Oak, pearwood, gilt bronze, hornbeam, tulipwood Carcase of oak and sycamore, veneered in purplewood, boxwood and tulipwood, with marquetry of holly, purplewood, sycamore (stained in parts), pearwood, hornbeam; mounts of gilt bronze; writing surface of leather 1070:1-1882 10701882 O11860 Table Small oval table on tall cabriole legs, veneered with floral marquetry. Writing surface of red... Paris 2006AM2780 Made in 1860-1870 in Paris, in the style of RVLC or Topino The collection of French 18th-century furniture became a mania among rich connoisseurs throughout... 3 table-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z cabinet making, marquetry, veneered 1870 1855 view
view 2006am5789 jpg s Baldock, Edward Holmes FWK Bequeathed by John Jones 1845-12-31 1830-01-01 1830-1845 (made) Secrétaire of oak and chestnut or ash, veneered in tulipwood and kingwood, one of a pair; stamped... Weight: 33 kg, Height: 1200 mm, Width: 650 mm overall at back feet, Depth: 310 mm overall at back feet [Marble top] weight: 1 kg In the collection of John Jones prior to 1882 381 2014-08-29T19:19:59.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:59.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 368 IV EHB N4 I, II, III, or IIII; LB, LF, RB, or RF purplewood, leather, Oak, kingwood, chestnut, oncolite limestone, padouk, brass, tulipwood Oak and chestnut, veneered with tulipwood, marquetry of kingwood and tulipwood; brass mounts and marble top 1012A-1882 10121882 O11858 Secretaire Pedestal secrétaire (one of a pair) of oak and chestnut or ash, veneered with tulipwood inlaid... London 2006AM5789 This secrétaire and its pair look as if they might have been made in Paris in the period... 3 secretaire-baldock-edward-holmes 2013-12-03T00:00:00.000Z gilding, casting, cabinet making, veneering, chasing, marquetry 1845 1830 view
view 2006an0778 jpg s Unknown Wilk, C. (ed). <u>Western Furniture 1350 to the Present Day</u>. London: Victoria and Albert... FWK Bequeathed by Mr John Jones, London 1704-12-31 1695-01-01 ca. 1700 (made) Armoire or cupboard; oak and pine carcase veneered with ebony, with marquetry of ebony,... Height: 2520 mm, Width: 1550 mm, Depth: 650 mm Such large cupboards had long been in use in France before the form was adapted in the late... The armoire was bequeathed to the V&A in 1882 as part of the John Jones collection. Jones made... 52184 [Label text by Peter Thornton] Cupboard French (Paris); late 17th-century Oak veneered with... 2014-08-29T22:43:30.000Z 2014-08-29T22:43:30.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 brass (alloy), purplewood, ebony, Oak, pine, gilt bronze, padouk, pewter, horn, snakewood, turtleshell Ebony veneer, with marquetry of engraved pewter and brass and panels of clear horn over blue pigment, on an oak carcase 1026:1, 2-1882 10261882 O58173 Cupboard Armoire or cupboard, constructed in three parts: an upper and lower case (the lower with integral... Paris 2006AN0778 The maker is unknown, but it is clearly the product of a highly-skilled workshop working in the... Large cupboards in which to keep clothes and other objects had been in use in France for some... 3 cupboard-unknown 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z cabinet making, boulle work 1704 1695 view
view 2006am2753 jpg s Carlin, Martin FWK Bequeathed by John Jones 1779-12-31 1770-01-01 ca. 1775 (made) 1786-1794 (repaired) A round, two-tiered work table on four legs, veneered in tulipwood and other woods on oak, the... Height: 77 cm, Diameter: 42 cm, Diameter: 36.8 cm plaque, Thickness: 1 cm plaque Princely Treasures: European Masterpieces 1600-1800 from the V&A (National Museum of Korea (Seoul) 02/05/2011-28/08/2011) Furniture, room 135 This worktable is designed with two purposes. The drawer in the upper tier was used to hold... The table, together with an accompanying reading, writing and music stand (1057-1882), was... 52354 WORK-TABLE FRENCH (Paris); about 1775 Veneered with tulipwood and purplewood; and with marquetry... 2014-08-29T22:44:07.000Z 2014-08-29T22:44:07.000Z 48.856918 Furniture, room 135, case BY1, shelf EXP 2.34121 M. CARLIN JME J.PAFRAT Seve China Table / the Gift of/ Queen Marie Antoinette / to Mrs Eden... porcelain, purplewood, silk, marble, Sycamore, boxwood, Oak, velvet, gilt bronze, lignum vitae, tulipwood Veneered in tulipwood, purplewood, sycamore and boxwood on a carcase of oak; gilt-bronze mounts; the top set with a porcelain plaque 1058-1882 10581882 O58365 Work table 1 A round, two-tiered table standing on four legs, the rotating upper tier supported on a pedestal... Paris 2006AM2753 The two stamps suggest that the table was made by Carlin and repaired or cleaned by Pafrat Family tradition tells that this elegant, small work table was given to Mrs William Eden (later... 3 VA work-table-carlin-martin 2013-11-19T00:00:00.000Z cabinet making, veneered 1779 1770 view
view 2013gv0543 jpg s Boudin, Leonard Raymond Russell:<i>Victoria and Albert Museum Catalogue of Musical Instruments. Volume I.... FWK 1770-12-31 1770-01-01 about 1770 (Made) Bird organ or serinette, beechwood case with marquetry decoration, Leonard Boudin, Paris, French,... Height: 204 mm, Width: 310 mm, Depth: 270 mm The Museum bought this object from a certain Mr Whitehead in 1868 for £50. 53054 BIRD ORGAN (Serinette) French, about 1765-1775 The piece is stamped L BOUDIN Beechwood case,... 2014-08-29T22:47:21.000Z 2014-08-29T22:47:21.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 Boudin purplewood, leather, Sycamore, boxwood, walnut, pearwood, Poplar, gilt-brass, [] 629-1868 6291868 O58971 Bird organ Case of walnut and possibly poplar, veneered with sycamore inlaid with walnut, sycamore (partly... Paris 2013GV0543 The case of this bird organ was made by Leonard Boudin (1735-1804) of Paris, a specialist in... 3 bird-organ-boudin-leonard 2014-05-21T00:00:00.000Z gilding, inlay 1770 1770 view
view Spindler, Carl Donaldson, George, The Victoria and Albert Museum. Gift of "New Art" Furniture for Circulation.... FWK Given by Sir George Donaldson 1904-12-31 1895-01-01 ca. 1900 (made) Settle of walnut, with panels of marquetry in other woods, with a tester panel supported on... Height: 188.4 cm, Width: 147.3 cm, Depth: 68.6 cm Exhibited at the Paris International Exhibition, 1900 54389 WALL OF MUSIC ROOM Designer and manufacturer: Charles Spindler (1865-1938) Cabinet maker: J. J.... 2014-08-29T22:51:59.000Z 2014-08-29T22:51:59.000Z 48.585079 In Storage 7.73643 maple, purplewood, Sycamore, Oak, walnut, pearwood, kingwood, Poplar, amboyna, wool (textile), tulipwood Walnut, carved and decorated with marquetry of pearwood, tulipwood, maple, amboyna, purpleheart, sycamore and kingwood, on a carcase of poplar strengthened by a plain veneer of oak across the back. The seat and back panels are upholstered in grey-green wool (not original) 2004-1900 20041900 O60300 Settle A settle of walnut, with an upholstered seat, the back with alternate ogee-shaped panels of... Strasbourg The Alsatian painter Carl (or Charles) Spindler began to produce marquetry pictures in 1893. He... 2 settle-spindler-carl 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z marquetry, upholstered, carved 1904 1895 view
view 2006am7457 jpg s Unknown <i>Connoisseur</i>, June 1931, vol. LXXXVII, pp. 354-7. The table is attributed to Bernard van... FWK Bequeathed by John Jones 1760-12-31 1750-01-01 ca. 1755-1760 (made) Small lady's writing table, with three drawers, raised on tall cabriole legs, the whole veneered... Height: 76.2 cm, Width: 48.3 cm top, Width: 48.5 cm at feet, Depth: 35.4 cm top, Depth: 33 cm feet Furniture, room 133 In the collection of John Jones, 95 Piccadilly, before 1882. No earlier history recorded. 85075 LADY'S WRITING DESK FRENCH (Paris); 1755-1765 Veneered with tulipwood inlaid with kingwood.... 2014-08-30T01:08:12.000Z 2014-08-30T01:08:12.000Z 48.856918 Furniture, room 133, case BY7, shelf EXP 2.34121 purplewood, leather, silk, Oak, kingwood, Poplar, tulipwood, gilt-brass Veneered in tulipwood and kingwood on a carcase of oak and poplar, with floral marquetry; mounts of lacquered brass 1019:1 to 6-1882 10191882 O110011 Writing table 1 Small lady's writing table, veneered in tulipwood and kingwood, with some use of mahogany and... Paris 2006AM7457 Between about 1750 and 1800 French cabinetmakers developed many designs for delicate, small... 3 VA writing-table-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z casting, cabinet making, veneering, chasing, marquetry 1760 1750 view
view 2006am1574 jpg s Pionez, Pierre FWK Bequeathed by John Jones 1774-12-31 1765-01-01 ca. 1770 (made) Height: 104 cm, Width: 46.5 cm, Depth: 27.6 cm, Height: 14.1 cm plaque, Width: 19.2 cm plaque, Thickness: 1.1 cm plaque In the collection of John Jones before 1882 85443 2014-08-30T01:09:48.000Z 2014-08-30T01:09:48.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 PIONEZ PIONEZ Crossed L's 'small secretaire' porcelain, paper, purplewood, Oak, pine, velvet, kingwood, gilt bronze, barwood, tulipwood Oak and pine, veneered in kingwood, tulipwood, purplewood, barwood, light and stained wood; set with porcelain plaques and gilt-bronze mounts; the interior of some sections lined with paper or velvet 1034:1 to 3-1882 10341882 O110498 Writing cabinet A small lady's secrétaire, raise on four tall, cabriole legs, the body in the form of a casket,... Paris 2006AM1574 With later alterations, the Sèvres porcelain plaques repainted This secrétaire or writing desk was made in about 1770 by a Parisian cabinetmaker called Pierre... 3 writing-cabinet-pionez-pierre 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z painting, gilding, casting, cabinet making, veneering, chasing, marquetry 1774 1765 view
view 2006am5764 jpg s Unknown Bracket, Oliver: Catalogue of the Jones Collection. Part I - Furniture. London, published under... FWK Bequeathed by John Jones 1760-12-31 1755-01-01 1755-1760 (made) Small commode, originally with a writing slide covering the upper drawer, the carcase of oak and... Height: 69.6 cm, Width: 52.6 cm, Depth: 35.9 cm approx. This small commode, fitted for writing, is one of the many forms of small, adaptable furniture... Acquired by John Jones before 1882. Bequeathed by him to the V&A in 1882. 85745 2014-08-30T01:11:02.000Z 2014-08-30T01:11:02.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 R. NABBS LONDON purplewood, Oak, pine, kingwood, brass, tulipwood Veneered in kingwood, tulipwood and purplewood on a carcase of oak and pine; lacquered brass mounts 1093:1 to 5-1882 10931882 O110880 Commode A small commode, on tall cabriole legs, with serpentine outline on all four sides, the front set... Paris 2006AM5764 With later alterations, including the removal of a writing slide from the top drawer, this... This commode is typical of the small, elegant, ingenious pieces of furniture which were created... 3 commode-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gilding, casting, cabinet making, veneering, chasing, marquetry 1760 1755 view
view 2014gx4696 jpg s Riesener, Jean-Henri FWK Bequeathed by John Jones 1780-12-31 1775-01-01 1775-1780 (made) Jewel coffer and secrétaire, veneered in trellis marquetry of sycamore and other woods on a... Height: 106 cm overall, Width: 54.2 cm stand, Depth: 34.7 cm stand, Height: 35 cm jewel coffer, Width: 50.2 cm jewel coffer, Depth: 31.3 cm jewel coffer, Height: 70.8 cm stand Acquired by John Jones before 1882 85746 [Label text by Peter Thornton for Gallery 5] Jewel Casket on stand French (Paris); about... 2014-08-30T01:11:04.000Z 2014-08-30T01:11:04.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 J H RIESENER purplewood, ebony, silk, Sycamore, boxwood, Oak, gilt bronze, tulipwood, bois satiné Veneered in grey-stained sycamore, with marquetry of other woods, on a carcase of oak 1106-1882 11061882 O110881 Jewel coffer and secrétaire A jewel coffer and secrétaire on tall stand, veneered in trellis marquetry in sycamore, stained... Paris 2014GX4696 This is one of the most exquisitely made pieces of furniture in the V&A's collections. The small... 3 jewel-coffer-and-riesener-jean-henri 2014-04-09T00:00:00.000Z gilding, casting, cabinet making, veneering, chasing, marquetry 1780 1775 view
view 2006al7487 jpg s Unknown FWK Bequeathed by John Jones 1864-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860 (made) 1763 (made) Bonheur du jour or small writing desk, veneered in sycamore and tulipwood, and set with... Height: 96.3 cm, Width: 69 cm, Depth: 40 cm In the collection of John Jones before 1882 91156 2014-08-30T01:35:41.000Z 2014-08-30T01:35:41.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 Crossed L's 'K' purplewood, Sycamore, Oak, Poplar, tulipwood Veneered in sycamore and tulipwood on a carcase of oak, sycamore and poplar, drawers lined with purplewood veneers; plaques of Sèvres porcelain; gilt-bronze mounts 1100-1882 11001882 O117595 Bonheur du jour A small <i>bonheur du jour</i> or writing desk with raised back section, on tall cabriole legs,... England 2006AL7487 The plaques made at Sèvres in 1763 and re-used for this piece approximately 100 years later,... This bonheur du jour or small desk formed part of the collection of John Jones, who bequeathed... 3 bonheur-du-jour-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gilding, casting, cabinet making, veneering, chasing 1864 1855 view
view 2006am1523 jpg s Oeben, Simon Eriksen, Svend. <u>Early Neo-Classicism in France</u>. London: Faber & Faber, 1974, 432 pp, ill.... FWK Bequeathed by John Jones 1770-12-31 1765-01-01 1765-1770 (made) Writing table (<i>bureau plat</i>), French, 1765-70 Height: 74.5 cm, Width: 125.5 cm, Depth: 61 cm In the collection of John Jones before 1882 91702 [Label text by Peter Thornton] Writing table (bureau plât) French (Paris); about 1774 Stamped... 2014-08-30T01:38:32.000Z 2014-08-30T01:38:32.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 'S.[at centre height] OEBEN' purplewood, ebony, leather, Sycamore, boxwood, Oak, gilt bronze, tulipwood, bois satiné Veneered in marquetry of bois satiné tulipwood and purplewood with additional marquetry of boxwood, ebony and sycamore; mounts of gilt bronze; writing panel of leather 1099:1 to 3-1882 10991882 O118367 Writing table Paris 2006AM1523 Simon Oeben was the brother of a more famous cabinet-maker, Jean-François Oeben, who was... 3 writing-table-oeben-simon 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gilding, casting, cabinet making, veneering, chasing 1770 1765 view
view 2006al7387 jpg s Jean-Henri Riesener W.G. Paulson Townsend, Measured drawings of French furniture in the South Kensington Museum... FWK 1776-12-31 1776-01-01 1776 1776 (made) ca. 1760-65 (designed) Marquetry panel showing naval and military trophies below a mask of Apollo, the scene flanked by... Length: 1210 mm, Width: 670 mm, Thickness: 80 mm [Marquetry panel] Width: 108.2 cm, Depth: 53.5 cm measured as if the panel was in position on a table Princely Treasures: European Masterpieces 1600-1800 from the V&A (National Museum of Korea (Seoul) 02/05/2011-28/08/2011) 'Marie-Antoinette and the Petit Trianon at Versailles', The Legion of Honour, San Francisco (17/11/2007-17/02/2009) [Marquetry panel] This table was of a pattern which had been invented by the cabinet-maker... [Marquetry panel] This table top was delivered to the Petit Trianon, Versailles in 1776 for the... 93660 [Label text by Peter Thornton] Top of a writing desk French (Paris); 1760s (?) Marquetry of... 2014-08-30T01:47:52.000Z 2014-08-30T01:47:52.000Z 46.712448 In Storage 1.71832 purplewood, Sycamore, boxwood, Oak, satinwood, tulipwood [Marquetry panel] Panel of marquetry of various woods including purplewood, tulipwood, sycamore, boxwood and satinwood, on a carcase of oak 138:1-1865 1381865 O120855 Marquetry panel Various woods including purplewood, tulipwood, sycamore, boxwood and satinwood on a carcase of... France 2006AL7387 [Marquetry panel] Unique Although the military subject matter of the marquetry on this panel might suggest that this panel... 3 marquetry-panel-jean-henri-riesener 2014-06-25T00:00:00.000Z cabinet making, veneering, marquetry 1776 1776 view
view 2006al7759 jpg s FWK Bequeathed by John Jones 1720-12-31 1715-01-01 1715-20 Height: 856 mm, Width: 1480 mm, Depth: 688 mm [Commode] Height: 844 mm, Width: 1486 mm, Depth: 686 mm Princely Treasures: European Masterpieces 1600-1800 from the V&A (National Museum of Korea (Seoul) 02/05/2011-28/08/2011) The commode was a decorative form of furniture which developed in France in the late... This commode was bequeathed to the Museum as part of the John Jones collection, in 1882. John... 93669 [Label text by Peter Thornton} Commode French (Paris); about 1710 Pine veneered with parquetry of... 2014-08-30T01:47:56.000Z 2014-08-30T01:47:56.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 purplewood, steel, marble, walnut, kingwood, brass, gilt-brass, softwood Softwood carcase with walnut drawers, kingwood veneers, gilt-brass mounts, brass and steel locks and brass key, <i>campan mélangé</i> marble slab 1083:7-1882 10831882 O120865 Commode The commode has a softwood carcase, and is built as a dovetail box. The case top is made from... Paris 2006AL7759 Commodes, essentially wide chests of drawers, were a form of furniture developed in France in the... 3 commode 2014-05-29T00:00:00.000Z 1720 1715 view
view 2014gy8465 jpg s Unknown W.G. Paulson Townsend, Measured drawings of French furniture in the South Kensington Museum... FWK 1780-12-31 1776-01-01 1776-1780 (made) A lady's writing desk and dressing table (secrétaire-toilette), decorated in marquetry of... Height: 1000 mm, Width: 830 mm, Depth: 500 mm Traditionally stated, but without foundation, to have belonged to Marie Anoinette. 96592 [Label text by Peter Thornton] Lady's desk and dressing table French (Paris); about... 2014-08-30T02:01:40.000Z 2014-08-30T02:01:40.000Z 46.712448 In Storage 1.71832 porcelain, Glass, purplewood, ebony, leather, holly, Sycamore, boxwood, Oak, walnut, pearwood, gilt bronze, hornbeam, ormolu, harewood, tulipwood oak veneered with stained sycamore and and tulipwood, decorated with marquetry of harewood, tulipwood, holly, purplewood, ebony, hornbeam, pearwood and boxwood in parts stained and inked, mounted with ormulu and gilt bronze. Drawers are of walnut, inner boxes are walnut and sycamore. Includes leather, glass and porcelain containers 1043:1 to 38-1882 10431882 O152802 Cylinder desk The secrétaire is in the form of a bureau with a cylinder front and on a stand with four cabriole... France 2014GY8465 Unique This combined writing desk and dressing table (secretaire-toilette) exemplifies the skill and... 3 cylinder-desk-unknown 2014-04-14T00:00:00.000Z gilding, staining, marquetry 1780 1776 view
view 2006am5776 jpg s Garnier, Pierre FWK Bequeathed by John Jones 1774-12-31 1765-01-01 ca. 1770 (made) ca. 1872-5 (altered) 1759 (manufactured) 1759 (painted) Veneered in purpleheart and other woods on a carcase of oak; mounted with glass panels, a Sèvres... Height: 68.6 cm, Width: 40.6 cm, Depth: 29.8 cm, Width: 32.4 cm porcelain plaque, Depth: 26.7 cm porcelain plaque, Thickness: 2.5 cm porcelain plaque In the collection of John Jones before 1882 122579 2014-08-30T03:49:01.000Z 2014-08-30T03:49:01.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 P. GARNIER Crossed L's enclosing the letter 'G' A blue crescent 'bp' Glass, Mahogany, purplewood, ebony, Oak, gilt bronze, soft-paste porcelain, Carrara marble Oak, purplewood and mahogany, veneered with mahogany, purplewood and ebony; verre églomisé; soft-past Sèvres porcelain decorated in enamels and gilding; Carrara marble; mounts of gilt bronze 1069:1 to 2-1882 10691882 O154887 Table Carcase of oak, purplewood and mahogany, veneered with mahogany, purplewood and ebony; set with... Paris 2006AM5776 The top section of this table probably dates from about 1770 and the stamp of Pierre Garnier,... This small table carries the stamp of Pierre Garnier, who became a master cabinet-maker in Paris... 3 table-garnier-pierre 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z cabinet making, veneering, marquetry 1774 1765 view
view 2006al7595 jpg s Joubert, Gilles Eriksen, Svend. <u>Early Neo-Classicism in France</u>. London: Faber & Faber, 1974, 432 pp, ill.... FWK Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund and The Pilgrim Trust 1774-12-31 1774-01-01 1774 (made) A drop-front secretaire (secrétaire à abattant) veneered in kingwood an tulipwood on a ground of... Height: 1401 mm including marble and brass, Height: 1346 mm not including marble and brass, Width: 978 mm, Depth: 464 mm [Marble slab] Height: 55 mm including brass Princely Treasures: European Masterpieces 1600-1800 from the V&A (National Museum of Korea (Seoul) 02/05/2011-28/08/2011) A considerable number of pieces of furniture with trellis marquetry embellished with metal studs... Delivered on 30 June 1774 to the Garde Meuble (the office in charge of furnishings for the French... 186038 [Label text by Peter Thornton] Upright Secretaire French (Paris); 1774 Bearing the French royal... 2014-08-30T07:33:17.000Z 2014-08-30T07:33:17.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 No. 2768 purplewood, ebony, marble, holly, Oak, kingwood, gilt bronze, tulipwood Carcase of oak, veneered with tulipwood with marquetry of kingwood, purplewood, ebony and holly; mounts of gilt brass; the slab of Carrara Bianco Venato marble W.17:3-1970 w171970 O224500 Secretaire (Secrétaire à abattant) A drop-front secretaire (secrétaire à abattant) veneered in kingwood an tulipwood on a ground of... Paris 2006AL7595 Gilles Joubert supplied furniture to the French crown for over 25 years and his career culminated... 3 secretaire-secretaire-a-joubert-gilles 2014-08-28T00:00:00.000Z cabinet making, veneering, marquetry 1774 1774 view
view 2010eb1107 jpg s Unknown FWK Bequeathed by John Jones 1780-12-31 1765-01-01 ca. 1770-1780 (made) Casket veneered in tulipwood, with marquetry of flowers and banding In the collection of John Jones before 1882 238107 WORK-BOX FRENCH; about 1775 Veneered with marquetry of various woods. The interior has three... 2014-08-30T10:02:51.000Z 2014-08-30T10:02:51.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 Mahogany, purplewood, ebony, yew, holly, Sycamore, boxwood, satine, whitebeam, barberry, tulipwood Veneered in tulipwood, purplewood, holly, sycamore, boxwood, ebony, <i>bois satiné</i>, whitebeam, barberry, on a ground of mahogany and yiew; with gilt-bronze mounts 1056:1 to 4-1882 10561882 O58565 Casket A rectangular casket, with hinged lid, raised on low, turned, gilt-brass feet, the sides and top... Paris 2010EB1107 This casket is decorated with the refined marquetry that was the hallmark of Parisian... 3 casket-unknown 2013-09-19T00:00:00.000Z cabinet making, veneering 1780 1765 view
view 2006am1521 jpg s FWK 1690-12-31 1680-01-01 1680-1690 (made) Desk (<i>bureau brisé</i>) of rectilinear form, the case sitting on two sets of four legs, each... Height: 78.5 cm, Width: 102.5 cm, Depth: 66 cm This desk is of a form known as a<i> bureau brisé</i>, or 'broken desk'. The name comes from the... This bureau was given to the South Kensington Museum in 1882, as part of a group of furniture... 253469 2014-08-30T10:38:45.000Z 2014-08-30T10:38:45.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 purplewood, ebony, steel, holly, Sycamore, Oak, walnut, hornbeam, padouk, Poplar, cherry, brass, softwood [] 1440:1-1882 14401882 O301132 Bureau Desk (<i>bureau brisé</i>) of rectilinear form, the case built as a three-sided dovetail box. The... Paris 2006AM1521 This type of desk, with a top that folds back to reveal a writing surface, was known as a bureau... 3 bureau 2014-06-24T00:00:00.000Z 1690 1680 view