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ID: 700002776Record Type: Movable Work
Images: 1
Secrétaire (secretary (furniture); Philippe-Claude Montigny (French, 1734 - 1800, master 1766) ...; about 1770 - 1775; J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles, Los A...; 85.DA.378)
Titles:
Secrétaire (preferred,C,U,English-P,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
secretary (furniture) [300039360] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name), Furnishings (Hierarchy Name), furnishings (artifacts), <furnishings by form or function>, furniture, <furniture by form or function>, <storage and display furniture>, case furniture, desks)
furniture [300037680]
..... (Objects Facet, Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name), Furnishings (Hierarchy Name), furnishings (artifacts), <furnishings by form or function>)

Classifications:
decorative arts (preferred)

Creation Date: about 1770 - 1775

Creator Display:
Philippe-Claude Montigny (French, 1734 - 1800, master 1766) (French Artist) [preferred,JPGM]
Montigny, Philippe-Claude (French ébéniste, 1734-1800) [500000320]
Locations:
Current: J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500329598] J. Paul Getty Museum, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 85.DA.378
Other: Creation: Paris [7008038] Ville de Paris department (department), Île-de-France (region (administrative division)), France (nation), Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Other: Former: France [1000070] Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Display Materials: Oak veneered with bloodwood, tortoise shell, brass, pewter, and ebony bandings; gilt-bronze mounts
oak (wood) [300012264]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by origin>, biological material, plant material, <wood and wood products>, wood (plant material), <wood by composition or origin>, hardwood)
veneer [300012855]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by form>)
bloodwood [300137734]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by origin>, biological material, plant material, <wood and wood products>, wood (plant material), <wood by composition or origin>, hardwood)
tortoise shell [300011837]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by origin>, biological material, animal material, keratinous material)
brass (alloy) [300010946]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by composition>, inorganic material, metal, <metal by composition or origin>, nonferrous metal, <copper and copper alloy>, copper alloy)
pewter (tin alloy) [300010979]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by composition>, inorganic material, metal, <metal by composition or origin>, nonferrous metal, <tin and tin alloy>, tin alloy)
ebony (wood) [300012055]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by origin>, biological material, plant material, <wood and wood products>, wood (plant material), <wood by composition or origin>, hardwood)
ormolu [300011048]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by composition>, inorganic material, metal, <metal by form>, plate (material), <plate by technique>)

Dimensions: Object: H: 141 x W: 83.8 x D: 40 cm (4 ft. 7 1/2 in. x 2 ft. 9 in. x 1 ft. 3 3/4 in.)
Cultures:
French (preferred)

General Subject:
furnishings (preferred )

Provenance: Monsieur de Billy, - 1784 Joseph-Hyancinthe-François de Paule de Rigaud, comte de Vaudreuil, - 1787 Kraemer et Cie, early 1960s Mme. Jorge Ortiz-Linares, - 1982 B. Fabre & Fils, - 1985
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Secrétaire........ [JPGM]
........ J. Paul Getty Museum database for collections (2000-)
Subject: ....... [JPGM,VP]
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