Work table

Creator:
Phyfe, Duncan, 1768-1854 (attributed)
Published/Created:
New York, New York state, United States
ca. 1800–1810
Physical Description:
30 x 25 5/8 x 14 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; ivory
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Sheraton mahogany sewing or work table, one drawer and sewing drawer with dummy drawer at opposite end retaining the original ivory turned knobs and diamond escutcheons, astragal ends; slender reeded legs ending in castered bulbous feet, choice patina. Attributed to Duncan Phyfe or a contemporary of equal rank.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 8, p. 2293, pl. P5791.
Variant Titles:
Sheraton mahogany sewing or work table
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Sheraton style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Sheraton
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
5791
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, November 1985
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:
10987646
PID:
digcoll:1025084