Spinet

Creator:
Albrecht, Charles, active ca. 1789-1815
Published/Created:
Philadelphia, Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania, United States
ca. 1800–1815
Physical Description:
35 1/4 x 69 x 25 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; maple
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Sheraton mahogany spinet, the case with bowed ends and three drawers, the center concave drawer contained the contemporary manuscript sheet music (shown here in playing position); tapered reeded legs and pedal support, the curly maple keyboard panel is inscribed, "Chas. Albrecht, No. 95 Vine St. Philadelphia." The spinet retains its original instrumentation and has a fine light brown patina.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 6, p. 1618, pl. P4705.
Variant Titles:
Sheraton mahogany spinet
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Sheraton style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Sheraton
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
4705
Genre:
spinets (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, October 1978
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:
10993744
OID:
12152712
PID:
digcoll:1024690

Number of Pages: 3
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