Philadelphia, Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania, United States ca. 1780–1800
30 x 38 x 19 1/2 in.
Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite mahogany inlaid writing table, the rectangular case has one row of divided drawers below which is a center arch flanked by a drawer on each side, the drawers have line-inlaid panels with ovolo corners and line-inlaid edges; the top with similar inlay, tapered legs, mellow light brown patina. A scarce and highly practical form in American furniture. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 8, p. 2217, pl. P2230.
Hepplewhite mahogany inlaid writing table
Decoration and ornament--Hepplewhite style Furniture--United States
writing tables (AAT)
Furnishings & Decorative Arts Prints & Photographs
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Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, February 1985 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.