Maker English
Title
  • Secretary
  • Secretary Bookcase (alternate title)
Date 18th century
Medium wood, black varnish, gold, mirror glass, gilt bronze
Dimensions Overall: 43 3/8 × 40 3/8 × 23 3/4 inches (110.2 × 102.6 × 60.3 cm)
Overall: 47 1/4 × 40 5/8 × 13 5/8 inches (120 × 103.2 × 34.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Lendall Pitts
Accession Number 58.374
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View British S3BB, Level 3 (see map)
James Bowdoin;
Elizabeth Pitts Warner;
Jonathan Warner;
Elizabeth Warner Pitts Cazeau;
Justice Henry B. Brown;
Pitts Duffield;
Mrs. Helen Pitts Parker
Mrs. Elizabeth McCord Pitts;
1958-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Eight Generations of the Pitts Family. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1959, p. 55, no. 54 (ill.).

"Antiques." Antiques. (January 1960): (ill.).