Sideboard

Published/Created:
Baltimore, Baltimore Independent City, Maryland, United States
ca. 1790–1800
Physical Description:
38 1/2 x 69 3/4 x 26 in.
Materials:
mahogany
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite mahogany serpentine-front sideboard, the graceful proportions of this sideboard are enhanced by the crotch grain ovals set in line and arrow-inlaid bands within mitered mahogany panels of the drawers and doors, the plinths dividing the sections are veneered with an exotic grain above line and bellflower-inlaid tapered legs; broken bar inlay along the top, canted corners, elongated diamond escutcheons and sawtooth inlay along the apron edge are added refinements.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 9, p. 2510, pl. P6149.
Variant Titles:
Hepplewhite mahogany serpentine-front sideboard
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Hepplewhite style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Hepplewhite
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
6149
Genre:
sideboards (furniture) (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, September 1989
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 10718 cab4dr3 tif
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
OID:
10989440
PID:
digcoll:1025198