North Shore, Massachusetts, United States ca. 1750–1770
42 x 38 x 19 in.
Maple; pine; brass
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne curly maple slant-top desk, four graduated drawers retaining the original brasses and supported on finely modeled cabriole legs with platformed pad feet and cyma-shaped knee brackets, pleasing stepped-up pine interior with pilastered document drawers; choice mellow patina. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 8, p. 2330, pl. P5873.
Queen Anne maple slant-top desk
Decoration and ornament--Queen Anne style Furniture--United States
slant-front desks (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, October 1986 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.