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A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED CITRONNIER, TULIPWOOD AND PARQUETRY TABLE A ECRIRE
BY JEAN-ALBERT VOVIS, CIRCA 1780
The frieze drawer with gilt-tooled leather writing surface opening to a compartment, stamped J*A*VOVIS and JME, with a paper label inscribed 11841, inscribed in red with museum accession number 42.45
28¼ in. (71.5 cm.) high, 22 in. (56 cm.) wide, 15¾ in. (40 cm.) deep
Gift of Grace Rainey Rogers, New York, 1942.
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The Cleveland Museum of Art, Bulletin, pp. 47-66, April, 1942.
Jean-Aldebert Vovis, maître in 1767.
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