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Samuel Bennett (active 1695–1741)

English, Late Baroque
ca. 1720 - 1730
271.78 cm x 104.14 cm x 60.96 cm (107 in. x 41 in. x 24 in.)
walnut and burl-walnut veneer; glazed cabinet doors with parcel gilding

On view


Acquisition History
Collection of Sir George Donaldson (1845-1925), London;

Sold at auction by Puttick & Simpson, London on July 6,1925 (no. 461) and purchased by CKF Kindermann-Wae, London (Inv. No. 3869) for Mildred Barnes and Robert Woods Bliss, Washington, D.C.;

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, House Collection, Washington, D.C.

Broken Scroll | Fluted | Pilasters | Plinths | Rinceau|Rinceau Pattern | Samuel Bennet