Card table

Creator:
Seymour, John, 1738-1818 (attributed)
Published/Created:
Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1795–1805
Physical Description:
29 1/2 x 38 1/2 x 18 1/2 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; satinwood
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Choice Sheraton mahogany serpentine card table with flame satinwood panels, the front three-sectioned with lunetted border below, usually ascribed to John Seymour; exceptional quality, color and design. Closely similar to no. 120 in Stoneman, John and Thomas Seymour: Cabinet Makers in Boston, 1794–1816.
Related objects: Book: Vernon C. Stoneman, John and Thomas Seymour: Cabinet Makers in Boston, 1794–1816 (Boston, Mass.: Special Publications, 1959), pl. 120.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 1, p. 93, pl. 284.
Variant Titles:
Sheraton mahogany serpentine card table
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Sheraton style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Sheraton
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
0215
Genre:
card 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 1959
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 10667 cab2dr3
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
OID:
10955553
PID:
digcoll:844293