The writing table is made from oak with a tulipwood veneer. Eight Sèvres porcelain plaques are incorporated as decorative panels. The table, signed JOSEPH, is attributed to the Paris cabinetmaker Joseph Baumhauer.

From The creation of color in eighteenth-century Europe by Sarah Lowengard

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  • European: 1400-1800
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  • A writing table ca. 1770. The writing table is made from oak with a tulipwood veneer. Eight Sèvres porcelain plaques are incorporated as decorative panels. The table, signed JOSEPH, is attributed to the Paris cabinetmaker Joseph Baumhauer.