Work table

Creator:
Adams, Nehemiah, 1769-1840 (attributed)
Published/Created:
Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1800–1810
Physical Description:
29 1/4 x 19 3/4 x 15 1/2 in.
Materials:
mahogany
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Sheraton mahogany octagonal-top sewing table, octagonal case is fronted by one drawer and one sewing drawer, the turned tapering legs with cylindrical capitals and pear-shaped castered feet; fine bronze patina, attributed to Nehemiah Adams.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 5, p. 1161, pl. P4020.
Variant Titles:
Sheraton mahogany octagonal-top work table
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Sheraton style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Sheraton
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
4020
Genre:
sewing tables (AAT)
work tables (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 1974
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 10718 cab4dr2 tif
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
OID:
10987488
PID:
digcoll:1025019