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Easel

A work made of ebonized walnut, light-wood inlay, and gilt decoration.
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  • A work made of ebonized walnut, light-wood inlay, and gilt decoration.

Date:

1870–80

Artist:

Artist unknown (American, 19th century)
Philadelphia or New York

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 176

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Artist unknown

Title

Easel

Place

New York (Object Possibly made in)

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c. 1870–1880

Medium

Ebonized walnut, light-wood inlay, and gilt decoration

Dimensions

214.3 × 83.8 × 12.8 cm (95 × 33 × 5 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of James D. Thornton

Reference Number

1973.740

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