This is a Etagere. It was cabinet maker: Julius Dessoir. It is dated ca. 1855 and we acquired it in 1937. Its medium is rosewood, maple, glass mirror, brass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Anonymous Donor.
Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 160.5 x 151 x 63cm (63 3/16 x 59 7/16 x 24 13/16in.)
It has the following markings
Stencilled in black in interior of drawer: "Julius Dessoir / Manufacturer /543 / Broadway / New York " in side dotted oval lozenge.
Cite this object as
Etagere (USA); Cabinet maker: Julius Dessoir (active NY, 1842 - 1865); rosewood, maple, glass mirror, brass; H x W x D: 160.5 x 151 x 63cm (63 3/16 x 59 7/16 x 24 13/16in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor; 1937-45-6