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Photo: Courtesy Saint Louis Art Museum, Gift of Gustave Taussig, 49:1959
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Tambour desk


Object number

RIF4517

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

122.555 x 110.173 x 50.8 cm (48 1/4 x 43 3/8 x 20 in.)

Date

1790-1810

Current location

Saint Louis Art Museum

Geography

Possibly made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany and mahogany veneer (primary); chestnut and white pine (secondary)

Style

Sheraton

Provenance

Gustave Taussig, Saint Louis, Missouri, 1936; given by him to the Saint Louis Art Museum, 1949

Associated names

Gustave Taussig