Slant-front desk

Published/Created:
Massachusetts, United States
Rhode Island, United States
ca. 1730–1750
Physical Description:
40 3/8 x 34 3/4 x 18 1/2 in.
Materials:
Maple; brass
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne maple slant-top desk in the finest original state retaining an undisturbed mellow finish, the cotter pins securing the engraved brasses are in their original moorings, the paneled door of the interior is flanked by document drawers; bracket feet. Massachusetts or Rhode Island.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 7, p. 1899, pl. P5090.
Variant Titles:
Queen Anne maple slant-top desk
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Queen Anne style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Queen Anne
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
5090
Genre:
slant-front 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, October 1981
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:
10993789
OID:
12152724
PID:
digcoll:1024698

Number of Pages: 2
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