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Cabinet: MAR.M.210 & A-1912

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Current Location: Gallery 17 (Flower)


Maker: Gole, Pierre (Possibly)




Cabinet with ten drawers, and a central cupboard flanked by corinthian columns and pilasters, decorated with marquetry of vases of flowers, birds, and flowering sprays, on an ebonized wood stand. The frame of which has been cut in the centre to make it smaller and to fit the cabinet.
The stand is not contemporary


History note: Unknown before testator

Legal notes

C.B. Marlay Bequest

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley


Louis XIV (1638-1715)
Circa 1680 CE - Circa 1690 CE

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Components of the work

Stand composed of ebonized wood Depth 18¼ in Height 36 7/8 in Width 52 3/4 in
Cabinet Depth 17 7/8 in Height 31 ¼ in Width 54¼ in

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: MAR.M.210 & A-1912
Primary reference Number: 107843
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 6 October 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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