Sack catalogue description: Classical mahogany tambour work table, the case is fronted by a deep drawer with tambour front, the tambour continues on the bowed sides and back; the finely figured top has a reeded edge and hinges to reveal a writing compartment, the case is supported on a well modeled reeded urn and molded outsplayed legs ending in brass casters, choice quality and color. Attributed to Duncan Phyfe. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 7, p. 2050, pl. P5432.
Classical mahogany tambour work table
Decoration and ornament--Neoclassical Furniture--United States
work tables (AAT)
Furnishings & Decorative Arts Prints & Photographs
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Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, 1983 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.