Los Angeles County Museum of Art

July 6, 2015

While relatively miniature in scale, this intricately decorated box was used as a type of portable furniture—a scaled-down version of a bureau, if you will. The front side of the cabinet opens down, revealing the collection of drawers inside. "Fall front" cabinets such as this one were first made in Europe. This specific one, made in India in the 17th century,...   Read On »

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