Candlestand

Published/Created:
Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1790–1800
Physical Description:
30 x 15 3/4 x 21 1/2 in.
Materials:
Birch; paint
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite birch octagonal-top candlestand with floral painted decoration; the decoration is related to that found on sewing tables from this area. This is the finest example we have encountered in this form.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 2, p. 322, pl. 805.
Variant Titles:
Hepplewhite birch octagonal-top candlestand
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Hepplewhite style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Hepplewhite
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
2112
Genre:
candlestands (furniture) (AAT)
Format:
Physical Object
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Source Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, April 1965
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 10667 cab3dr4 tiff
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
OID:
10965422
PID:
digcoll:844725