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Traveling Desk

A work made of mahogany, satinwood, and brass.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of mahogany, satinwood, and brass.

Date:

1800–15

Artist:

Artist unknown (American, 19th century)
Boston

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Artist unknown

Title

Traveling Desk

Place

Boston (Object made in)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

c. 1800–1815

Medium

Mahogany, satinwood, and brass

Dimensions

16.5 × 36.8 × 23.2 cm (6 1/2 × 14 1/2 × 9 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Edna F. Graham Fund; Marshall Field Endowment

Reference Number

1988.53

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