New York, New York state, United States ca. 1870–1878
67 1/2 x 20 x 32 in.
Sack catalogue description: Classical gilt harp made and signed by Browne & Buckwell; that partnership was active in New York City between 1870 and 1878. American-made harps are quite rare; an example by this maker, signed "J. F. Brown & Co.," is in the Metropolitan Museum of Art and dates to 1859–1866. ----- Related objects: Website: http://www.metmuseum.org/Collections/search-the-collections/19192?rpp=20&pg=1&ao=on&ft=harp&where=New+York+City&pos=2 (accessed April 29, 2014). Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 10, p. 2712, pl. P3307. ----- YUAG catalogue note: The related harp in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art , New York is object 1971.152.2.
Classical gilt harp
Decoration and ornament -- Neoclassical Furniture -- United States
Furnishings & Decorative Arts Prints & Photographs
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, October 1991 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.