Desk-on-frame

Published/Created:
Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1730–1750
Physical Description:
38 3/4 x 26 1/4 x 16 3/4 in.
Materials:
walnut
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne walnut small desk-on-frame, the frame with graceful cyma-curved scrolled apron, squared legs tapering to slender ankles and platformed pad feet; one drawer in frame and two drawers in desk section with the original engraved brasses, the desk interior contains a sliding well, beautiful brown patina of great depth and mellowness.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 4, p. 950, pl. P3756.
Variant Titles:
Queen Anne walnut small desk-on-frame
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Queen Anne style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Queen Anne
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
3756
Genre:
desks-on-frames (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, May 1973
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:
10993649
OID:
12152691
PID:
digcoll:1024679

Number of Pages: 2
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