Corner cupboard

Object Number: 
1950.298
Date: 
1875-1890
Medium: 
Mahogany, pine
Dimensions: 
Overall: 100 1/2 x 50 3/4 x 26 1/2 in. ( 255.3 x 128.9 x 67.3 cm )
Description: 
Mahogany corner cupboard in two sections; upper section with broken scroll pediment with carved rosettes centering a finial, corner finials, and a carved shell between scrolling foliage and fluted fan below; upper cupboard with two doors, each with double-arched window frame; lower section with gadrooning on top and bottom edges and three drawers with convex fronts over a pair of cupboard doors, each with central panel with intaglio shell surrounded by fans; carved and shaped skirt with shell at center, and bracketed ball-and-claw feet.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Major Edward Gilbert Schermerhorn, in memory of his wife, Charlotte Tiedemann
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group