Sack catalogue description: Classical mahogany tambour work table, bowed ends, the case of fine mottled veneer; the top is hinged from the rear and reveals a writing compartment with adjustable writing board, urn column, outsplayed reeded legs ending in brass casters. Made by Duncan Phyfe or a worthy contemporary. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 7, p. 1817, pl. P5022.
Classical mahogany tambour 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, November 1980 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.