Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite mahogany inlaid butlers' desk on slender tapered legs with line inlay, the desk panel has twin inlaid ovals over a row of divided drawers, the interior drawers are bordered by line inlay and flank a center door with oval inlaid panel; a contemporary inscription in an interior drawer reads, "Thomas Arnold Remington." ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 7, p. 1900, pl. P5153.
Hepplewhite mahogany inlaid butlers' desk
Decoration and ornament--Hepplewhite style Furniture--United States
butlers' desks (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, October 1981 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.