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Creator Name: Herter Brothers
Creator Nationality: North American; American
Creator Role: Designer and Manufacturer
Creator Dates/Places: American; active 1859-1906 North and Central America,North America,United Sta
Creator Active Place: North and Central America,North America,United Sta
Creator Name-CRT: Herter Brothers
Title Type: preferred
View: 3/4 view. digitally enhanced
Creation Start Date: 1876
Creation End Date: 1880
Creation Date: 1876/80
Creation Place: North and Central America,North America,United States,New York
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Classification Term: Furniture
Materials and Techniques: Oak with white pine
Dimensions: 230 x 213.4 x 73.7 cm (91 1/2 x 84 x 29 in)
Inscriptions: incised stamp at back left facing the sideboard: "HERTER BROS'S"; black crayon inscription top back of projecting bay: "Rerbison"
AMICA Contributor: The Art Institute of Chicago
Owner Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Number: 1982.1113
Credit Line: The Art Institute of Chicago, Robert R. McCormick Charitable Trust
Subject Description: Eight feet rectangular in section; three hinged doors in base each with carved foliate panels, the central panel carved with sunflowers and leaves; one drawer carved with leaves above each compartment; upper section of six Romanesque arches at back belowcurved upper section with carved panels; projecting central bay with turned and chamfered pillars with incised carving and cornice carved with lunettes; projecting sides with four turned spindles; original hardware throughout.
AMICA ID: AIC_.1982.1113
AMICA Library Year: 1998
Media Metadata Rights:
Copyright The Art Institute of Chicago, 1998
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