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Julianne Smallwood My family and I will be visiting very soon and would like to know if the Gainsboroughs painting of Mrs Philip Thicknesse is on show as we are coming especially from Australia to see it could you please let me know asap :) 12 hour ago via Facebook

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Artist/Maker:cabinetmaker

Date:Circa 1745

Place:Paris/France

Classification:Furniture

Measurements:34 1/4 x 60 1/4 x 26 1/2 in. (87 x 153 x 67.3 cm)

Medium:oak marquetry of tulip wood and other woods, breche d'Alep marble, gilt bronze mounts

Credit Line:Museum Purchase, by exchange, and with assistance of funds and gifts from A.J. Howe, Henry Meis, Phyllis H.Thayer Purchase Fund, Gloria W. Thomson Fund for Decorative Arts, Israel and Caroline Wilson, John J. Emery, Drs. Martin and Carol Macht, Robert Dechant, George Toewater, in memory of Jane Thomson Herschede, and Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Ransohoff

Department:Decorative Arts

Accession No:1976.435