Overall: 84 x 37 1/2 x 18 1/2 in. ( 213.4 x 95.3 x 47 cm )
written: in red chalk or wax on back of upper section "Top"
scratched: twice in back of upper section "NINA"
Black painted maple Queen Anne desk and bookcase; upper part has scrolled, broken pediment and two panel doors above two drawers; lower part is slant top desk with four graduated drawers; lid opens to reveal row of ten pigeon holes above row of five drawers; shaped skirt and bracket feet; brass bail handles on brass escutcheons (not original).
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Anderson Galleries, F.W. Fuessenich Sale, October 23-24, 1925 (lot 107); The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
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