Dining table

Published/Created:
Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1800–1815
Physical Description:
Height: 27 1/2 in.; Width, closed: 16 1/4 in.; Width, open: 62 1/2 in.; Depth: 58 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; birch; brass
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Classical San Domingan mahogany dropleaf extension dining table, the beautifully figured mahogany top and leaves have a molded edge and rounded corners, the leaves are supported by four ring-turned columns each with brackets and outsplayed castered legs which pivot from a box frame; birch framework and brackets.
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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. 994, pl. P3720.
Variant Titles:
Classical mahogany dropleaf extension dining table
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Neoclassical style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Neoclassical
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
3720
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, May 1973
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:
10970882
PID:
digcoll:845584