Egerton, Matthew, Jr., active ca. 1785-1837 (attributed)
New Jersey, United States ca. 1800
91 x 47 x 19 in.
Sack catalogue description: Pearwood linen press with broken arch top, paneled doors, fluted columns; an outstanding feature is the set of original Jefferson brasses. Attributed to Matthew Egerton, Jr., based on a similar labeled example. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 1, p. 66, pl. 211.
Pearwood linen press
Decoration and ornament--Chippendale style Furniture--United States
linen presses (AAT)
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Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, May 1959 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.