Library table

Creator:
Phyfe, Duncan, 1768-1854 (school of)
Published/Created:
New York, United States
ca. 1810–1820
Physical Description:
29 1/2 x 37 1/2 in.
Materials:
mahogany
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Classical mahogany dropleaf library table with clover leaf-shaped leaves, drawer in one end, a reeded urn column with carved base molding is supported on four outsplayed legs with acanthus-carved reeded legs; fine golden patina, school of Duncan Phyfe. Ex-collection Israel Sack, Inc., 1941; ex-collection Charles K. Davis.
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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. 1346, pl. P4395.
Variant Titles:
Classical mahogany dropleaf library table
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Neoclassical style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Neoclassical
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
4395
Genre:
library tables (writing 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 1976
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:
10987526
PID:
digcoll:1025026