Fall front secretary - ROM2005_1374_39


Fall front secretary

Maker: Designed by Jules-Émile Leleu (French, 1883-1961), made by the firm of Jules Leleu, inlay attributed to André? Messager (French, d. 1951?)
Medium:Inlay of ebony, ivory and mother of pearl on rosewood ground, interior veneered with sycamore and amaranth, carcase of oak and other woods, bronze mounts
Geography: Paris, Île-de-France, France
Date: Designed c.1938, made after c.1938-1950
130.9 x 39 x 78 x 39 cm
Object number: 989.315.23
Credit Line: The Bernard and Sylvia Ostry Collection. Certified by the Canadian Cultural Property Export Review Board under the terms of the Cultural Property Export and Import Act. Attestée par la Commission canadienne d'examen des exportations de biens culturels en vertu de la Loi sur l'exportation et l'importation de biens culturels.
On view
Gallery Location:The Gallery of Modern Design
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