Gilbert Rohde (American, 1894-1944). <em>Occasional Table</em>, 1937-1941. Wood, wood veneers, metal, 27 x 27 x 21 3/4 in. (68.6 x 68.6 x 55.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Sanford L. Smith in memory of Mitchell R. Cutler, 1991.97. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1991.97.jpg)

Occasional Table

Artist:Gilbert RohdeHerman Miller, Inc.

Medium: Wood, wood veneers, metal

Geograhical Locations:


Dimensions: 27 x 27 x 21 3/4 in. (68.6 x 68.6 x 55.2 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor


Accession Number: 1991.97

Image: 1991.97.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Wooden table with amoeba-shaped top with burl veneer top surface and black-painted veneered apron. Top is supported on three cylindrical, tapering metal legs, each with a long row of beading on outer edge. CONDITION - Fair, splits along edge. Refinished. Black paint on apron flaking in some areas near top edge. Chip of wood missing from joint on inner surface of apron near one leg. Circular shadow on under side of top in middle, possibly from old label.

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