Birds eye maple, brass, painted gold
The artist James McNeill Whistler and designer Edward William Godwin
William Watt Art Furniture
2014, with the support of the Art Fund and National Museums Scotland Charitable Trust
Design for Living, Level 5, National Museum of Scotland
Did you know?
The cabinet offers a wonderful example of the ways in which many Victorian artists and designers sought to remove the distinction between art and design and to treat the domestic interior as a work of art in itself.