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Attributed to André-Charles Boulle (French, 1642 - 1732, master before 1666)
Paris, France (Place created)
Oak veneered with marquetry tortoise shell, pewter, brass, ebony, horn, ivory, boxwood, cherry, natural and stained sycamore, pear, thuya, satinwood, cedar, beech and amaranth; gilt-bronze mounts
72.1 x 110.5 x 73.7 cm (28 3/8 x 43 1/2 x 29 in.)
Very few pieces of furniture are veneered with two types of marquetry. A single person seems to have made all of them, including this table, as they include many comparable