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Partner's desk

Object Number: 
INV.14809
Date: 
1885-1915
Medium: 
Mahogany, birch
Dimensions: 
Overall: 30 1/4 x 59 1/2 x 35 3/4 in. ( 76.8 x 151.1 x 90.8 cm )
Marks: 
printed label: affixed to bottom of center drawer: "FROM / R. J. HORNER & CO., / FURNITURE MAKERS / AND IMPORTERS / 61, 63 & 65 West 23d St., New York City."
Description: 
Mahogany partner's desk with similar arrangement of drawers on two sides; upper case with ogee face and one center drawer flanked by a smaller drawer on either side; one additional lower drawer on either side in flat-faced case raised on four cylindrical legs above a shaped horizontal base supported on four bun feet.
Gallery Label: 
According to New York City directories, Robert J. Horner was in business as a furniture dealer in the city from the mid-1880s to the early 1920s. His business was located on West 23rd Street from around 1887 to 1915.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group