Artist French
Title
  • Portable Writing Desk
Date 1840/1850
Medium wood, tortoise shell, brass, cisele velvet and lacquer
Dimensions Overall (closed): 4 5/16 × 13 1/4 × 11 3/16 inches (11 × 33.7 × 28.4 cm)
Overall (open): 5 15/16 × 13 1/4 × 20 13/16 inches (15.1 × 33.7 × 52.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Isadore Levin
Accession Number 54.217.1
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
Mrs. Isadore Levin;
1954-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)