Ladies' desk

Creator:
Clark, William, active ca. 1800-1828
Published/Created:
Providence, Providence county, Rhode Island, United States
ca. 1800–1815
Physical Description:
41 1/2 x 36 1/2 x 18 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; cherry
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Sheraton mahogany and cherry inlaid ladies' desk, cabinet top, the center doors concealing pigeonholes. Drawer in cabinet inscribed, "W. Clark, Cabinetmaker"; a William Clark is listed as a cabinetmaker in the Providence directory of 1828.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 2, p. 418, pl. 1055.
Variant Titles:
Sheraton mahogany and cherry inlaid ladies' desk
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Sheraton style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Sheraton
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
2384
Genre:
ladies' desks (AAT)
Format:
Image
Physical Object
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Access Restrictions:
Public
Source Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, June 1966
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Kane 10976nc, ClearBin1 tiff_complete
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10993550
OID:
12152665
PID:
digcoll:1024670

Number of Pages: 2
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