Serving tables, pair

Published/Created:
New York, United States
ca. 1800–1810
Physical Description:
36 x 36 1/2 x 20 3/4 in.
36 1/2 x 36 1/2 x 20 3/4 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; brass
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Pair of Sheraton mahogany serving tables, each with one row of divided drawers and one long drawer with original lion brasses, flanked by turret reeded columns; below are shelves with concave fronts, bulbous reeded and turned legs, conforming shaped tops with reeded borders; fine bronze patina. The tables have slight variation in detail but come from the same source; a similar example is illustrated in Cornelius, Furniture Masterpieces of Duncan Phyfe, pl. 49.
Related objects: Book: Charles Over Cornelius, Furniture Masterpieces of Duncan Phyfe (Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday Page for the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1922), pl. 49.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 4, p. 933, pl. P3664.
Variant Titles:
Pair of Sheraton mahogany serving tables
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Sheraton style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Sheraton
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
3664
Genre:
tables (support 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, November 1972
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:
10965522
PID:
digcoll:844783