Sack catalogue description: Sheraton mahogany two-part extension dining table, each section with two drop leaves, reeded columns and reeded outsplayed legs with brass claw casters; each leg swivels with a bracket to support the leaves when extended, birch framework, original mellow brown patina and mint condition. A closely related table is in the President's Dining Room at the White House, Washington, D.C.; another is in the Gore House, Waltham, Massachusetts. One of the few forms of extension tables that can be definitely identified with American origin. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 3, p. 809, pl. P3510.
Sheraton mahogany two-part extension dining table
Decoration and ornament -- Sheraton style Furniture -- United States
dining tables (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, May 1972 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.