Side table

Published/Created:
Salem, Essex county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1780–1800
Physical Description:
27 1/8 x 25 x 15 1/4 in.
Materials:
Cherry; satinwood or birch; mahogany; maple
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: A diminutive masterpiece, Hepplewhite cherry bowfront side table of diminutive scale, the veneered drawer forms two panels of carefully matched flaming satinwood or birch with mahogany crossbanded borders and original chased oval brasses; the panels flanking the drawer are curly maple as are the top edge and apron border, tapered line-inlaid legs with curly maple cuffs and additional taper below, mellow light brown patina. A unique little gem to delight the eye of the most discriminating connoisseur.
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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. 1763 and 1789, pl. P4993.
Variant Titles:
Hepplewhite cherry bowfront side table
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Hepplewhite style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Hepplewhite
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
4993
Genre:
side tables (AAT)
Format:
Image
Physical Object
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Source Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, May 1980
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 10667 cab3dr4 tiff
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10965660
OID:
11863484
PID:
digcoll:1024963

Number of Pages: 1
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