Detail View: The AMICA Library: Commode with Pictorial Marquetry Showing Flower-Draped Vases and Hanging Trophies

AMICA ID: 
TFC_.19155037
AMICA Library Year: 
1999
Object Type: 
Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Creator Name: 
Joubert, Gilles
Creator Role: 
cabinetmaker and designer
Creator Dates/Places: 
1689-1775
Creator Name-CRT: 
Gilles Joubert
Creator Name: 
Lacroix, Robert
Creator Role: 
cabinetmaker
Creator Dates/Places: 
1728-1799
Creator Name-CRT: 
Robert Lacroix
Title: 
Commode with Pictorial Marquetry Showing Flower-Draped Vases and Hanging Trophies
View: 
Full View
Creation Date: 
1769
Creation Start Date: 
1769
Creation End Date: 
1769
Materials and Techniques: 
carcass and drawers of oak, cupboard shelves of mahogany; veneered with panels of sycamore maple inlaid with marquetry of various woods, with panels of plain tulipwood and plain bloodwood, and with strips of plain sycamore maple, all bordered by amaranth; mounts of gilt bronze; top of gray, rose, and red Sarrancolin marble
Classification Term: 
Furniture
Dimensions: 
H. 35 3/4 in. (90.8 cm.)
Dimensions: 
W. 73 1/2 in. (186.7 cm.)
Dimensions: 
D. 26 1/2 in. (66.1 cm.)
AMICA Contributor: 
The Frick Collection
Owner Location: 
New York, New York, USA
ID Number: 
15.5.37
Credit Line: 
Henry Clay Frick Bequest
Inscriptions: 
Stamped, on the top of all four stiles: R.V.L.C.
Copyright: 
Licensed for non-commercial, educational use.
Rights: 
Related Document Description: 
New York, The Frick Collection. A Guide to Works of Art on Exhibition [checklist]. 1997, n.p. New York, The Frick Collection. Art in the Frick Collection: Paintings, Sculpture, Decorative Arts [cat.]. Comps. C. Ryskamp, et al., 1996, p.188. New York, TheFrick Collection. An Illustrated Catalogue. Vol.5 Furniture. [cat.]. 1992, pp.334-350.
Related Image Identifier Link: 
TFC_.19155037.tif