Collection Online

Lady's writing desk and chair
(Bureau de dame et chaise)
(c. 1888-1895)

ebonised wood, wood, ivory, painted vellum, pewter, brass, cotton cord, silk tassels
(a-h) 98.2 × 73.5 × 55.0 cm (desk)
(i) 92.3 × 34.5 × 45.7 cm (chair)
Place/s of Execution
Milan, Lombardy, Italy
Accession Number
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Howard Spensley Bequest, 2008
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Digitisation Champion Ms Carol Grigor through Metal Manufactures Limited
Gallery location
18th & 19th Century Decorative Arts & Paintings Gallery
Level 2, NGV International