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A7508 Wooden sideboard, silky oak, Lewis Harvey / John Merten, Brisbane, Queensland, c.1925.. Click to enlarge.

Sideboard made by Lewis Harvey and John Merten

Made
  • c 1925
Wooden sideboard, silky oak, Lewis Harvey / John Merten, Brisbane, Queensland, c.1925. ( Key at D2.key/6)

Summary

Object No.

A7508

Object Statement

Wooden sideboard, silky oak, Lewis Harvey / John Merten, Brisbane, Queensland, c.1925.

Physical Description

Wooden sideboard, silky oak, Lewis Harvey / John Merten, Brisbane, Queensland, c.1925. ( Key at D2.key/6)

Marks

Mark of John Merten

Dimensions

Height

2200 mm

Depth

650 mm

Production

Made

  • c 1925

Notes

Designed by Lewis J Harvey. Made by John Merten. Carving and copper panels by Lewis J Harvey. Pomegranates at top carved by Elvin Harvey (Lewis J Harvey's son). Leadlight panels supplied by RS Exton & Co.

History

Notes

Exhibited at Sydney Mint, 1982.
Mentioned in K. Fahy & A. Simpson; Australian Furniture - Pictorial History and Dictionary 1788-1938, (Casuarina Press, Sydney, 1998), pp. 61, 91 & 349.

Source

Credit Line

Purchased 1981

Acquisition Date

11 February 1981

Cite this Object

Harvard

Sideboard made by Lewis Harvey and John Merten 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 8 August 2022, <https://ma.as/191540>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/191540 |title=Sideboard made by Lewis Harvey and John Merten |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=8 August 2022 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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