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U001.11.845
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Intricately Carved Oak Continental cupboad on stand in the Jacobean style)
Date (Execution) : 19th century
Geographical Origin : unknown
Cultural Group :
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : wood (oak); metal; varnish
Support / Technique : cut; carved; assembled; applied
Object Type : cupboards
Visual Description : This large cupboard is intricately carved with figures, animal heads, flowers, and stylized designs. The base/stand of the cupboard is carved on the slanted edges and on the top edge. The top edge is covered in flowers. Extending from this top edge are ten legs. Two of the legs, the ones on the back corners, are thick posts of wood. The others are one large carved twist. At the base of these twists are leaf-like images. The areas where the front legs meet the cupboard, there is an animal's head. The animal resembles a lion's face. On the sides of the cupboard, there are rosettes, three on either side. The cupboard is covered in carvings. On the face of it there are four figures in beveled rectangles. In the centre there is a male figure, with a moustache, who wearing some type of costume. A lion's head flanks either end of the front face. The sides of the cupboard have rosettes and interlocking carved designs.
Accession # : U001.11.845
Width (cm) : 153.00
Height (cm) : 113.00
Depth (cm) : 62.50
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
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