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Friday, April 1, 2011
Flower Box of Common Wood
Box of a common wood coated with gesso and painted in imitation of more valuable materials , the black framework representing ebony , the black lines inlay , the orange panels framed by the lines probably cedar , and some yellow details gilding . the smaller panels on the box imitate marquetry of black.