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Cabinet, ca. 1880

  • Christopher Dresser, English, 1834-1904
  • W. Booty, English

Ebonized and gilded mahogany

  • Overall: 78 × 53 × 16 inches (198.1 × 134.6 × 40.6 cm)

Museum Purchase, de GrimmeDeGrimme Fund


On View

  • Modern N2AA


European Sculpture and Dec Arts

(Fine Art Society PLC, London, England)

2015-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Darr, Alan Phipps, Yao-Fen You, and Megan Reddicks. “Recent Acquisitions (2007–15) of European Sculpture and Decorative Arts at the Detroit Institute of Arts.” The Burlington Magazine 158 (June 2016): 501–512, p. 510 (ill.). The John Scott Collection: Truth, Beauty, Power, the Designs of Christopher Dresser, 1834–1904. Vol. 5. London, 2015, pp. 74–75, no. 136.

Christopher Dresser; W. Booty, Cabinet, ca. 1880, ebonized and gilded mahogany. Detroit Institute of Arts, Museum Purchase, de GrimmeDeGrimme Fund, 2015.15.