Dining table

Creator:
Phyfe, Duncan, 1768-1854
Published/Created:
New York, United States
ca. 1800–1815
Physical Description:
Height: 28 in.; Width: 5 in.; Depth, open: 142 in.
Materials:
mahogany
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Classical mahogany three-pedestal dining table of important size with two extra original leaves and original supportings slides, ring-turned cylindrical columns, four outsplayed reeded legs on each pedestal; choice figured grained top enhanced by golden brown patina; made by Duncan Phyfe or a contemporary. Descended in the family of Horace Greeley, upstate New York.
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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. 352, pl. 887.
Variant Titles:
Classical mahogany three-pedestal dining table
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Neoclassical style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Neoclassical
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
2310
Genre:
dining tables (AAT)
Format:
Image
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, June 1966
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder cab1dr1 tiff_complete
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
OID:
10970760
PID:
digcoll:845531