Philadelphia, Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania, United States ca. 1815–1825
29 1/4 x 20 1/4 x 16 1/4 in.
Mahogany; maple; brass; ivory
Sack catalogue description: Classical mahogany and burled maple work table, the case with ring-turned turret corners with burled maple drawer fronts, side and top panels, the lyre support has burled maple arcs with small rings inlaid above and below each brass reed; the outsplayed legs have ivory spiral terminals. A related table in Classical America, 1815–1845, no. 20, is attributed to Michel Bouvier. ----- Related objects: Exhibition catalogue: Berry B. Tracy and William H. Gerdts, Classical America, 1815–1845 (Newark, N.J.: Newark Museum Association, 1963), no. 20. Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 7, p. 1756, pl. P4939.
Classical mahogany and maple work table
Decoration and ornament -- Neoclassical style Furniture -- United States
sewing tables (AAT) work tables (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, May 1980 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.