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Currently on view at: Getty Center, Museum South Pavilion, Gallery S105
Paris, France (Place created)
Gilt bronze with beads and drops of rock crystal, coral, jasper, amethyst, carnelian, agate, and other hardstones
38.1 × 25.4 × 12.7 cm (15 × 10 × 5 in.)
Bernard Steinitz, French, 1933 - 2012, sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1985.
"Acquisitions/1985." The J. Paul Getty Museum Journal 14 (1986), p. 241, no. 188.
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Wilson, Gillian, et al. French Furniture and Gilt Bronzes: Baroque and Régence: Catalogue of the J. Paul Getty Museum Collection (Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2008), pp. 292-95, no. 33.
Courtin, Nicolas. L'art d'habiter à Paris au XVIIe siècle: l'ameublement des hôtels particuliers (Dijon: Éditions Faton, 2011), pp. 238-39, ill.