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Title: Secretary secretary
Physical Description: Artifact
Creator: Alberto Issel ( Designer )
Alberto Issel Workshop ( Manufacturer )
Subjects / Keywords: Furniture/Furniture Design
Genre: secretary
Content description: Golden oak drop-front desk cabinet, squared format with shelf along top, silver-plated brass floral (roses and ribbons) motif, escutcheon plate at top center of desk front, arched panel below with recessed shelf lined with patterned pictorial velvet along shelf sides and bottom, straight narrow legs and stretchers, on each side of cabinet are a silverplated floral (roses and ribbons) handle matching escutcheon plate, gilt stamped black leather blotter inside desk, green velvet-lined cubbyholes on either side of upper central drawer, elaborate carved roses and ribbons motif on light wood drawer front highlighted with enamel, drawer pulls with painted almond nuts (left one missing), small cabinet below on each side with similar carved roses and ribbons motif, central cupboard lined with green velvet and clusters of roses, leaves and branches carved as an opening, also enameled.
Preferred Citation: The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: WOLF001137
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location: The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: accession number -
Classification: Furniture

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