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Rosewood, inlays of various woods, ormolu mounts, porcelain plaques, and upholstery
115.5 × 188 × 76.2 cm (45 1/2 × 74 × 30 in.)
Robert R. McCormick Charitable Trust Fund and the American Arts Purchase funds
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The Art Institute of Chicago Annual Report, 1984–1985 (Art Institute of Chicago, 1985), 33, fig. 22.
Magazine Antiques (Oct. 1988), 828–39 (ill.).
Judith A. Barter et al., American Arts at The Art Institute of Chicago: From Colonial Times to World War I (Chicago: The Art Institute of Chicago, 1998), 235–237, no. 112.
By descent through the Kaelber family, Rochester, New York; Peter Hill, East Lempster, New Hampshire, by 1985; sold to the Art Institute of Chicago, 1985.
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