New York, New York state, United States ca. 1810–1815
29 x 25 x 18 in.
Sack catalogue description: Classical mahogany tripod tilt-top candlestand, octagonal top with richly figured veneer and crossbanded border, the column with reeded cylinder and tapering shaft; molded legs ending in castered carved paw feet, fine bronze patina. Attributed to Duncan Phyfe; the reeded cylinder element appears on a number of documented tables by Duncan Phyfe, illustrated in McClelland, Duncan Phyfe and the English Regency, pl. 262, 282, 285. Related objects: Book: Nancy McClelland, Duncan Phyfe and the English Regency, 1795–1830 (New York: William R. Scott, 1939), pl. 262, 282, 285. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 7, p. 2043, pl. P5436.
Classical mahogany tripod tilt-top candlestand
Decoration and ornament -- Neoclassical style Furniture -- United States
candlestands (furniture) (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
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