Settee

Published/Created:
New York, United States
ca. 1820–1830
Physical Description:
18 x 19 1/2 x 12 1/2 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; brass; upholstery
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Classical mahogany miniature or child's settee, reeded seat frame, bowed back with outsplayed legs with brass rosettes; original slip seat which bears family inscription reading, "Part of the wedding outfit of Electra Smith who married Dr. L. L. Miller December 25, 1822."
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 7, p. 2033, pl. P5358.
Variant Titles:
Classical mahogany miniature or child's settee
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Neoclassical style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Neoclassical
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
5358
Genre:
settees (AAT)
Format:
Image
Physical Object
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Access Restrictions:
Public
Source Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, 1983
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 9923 cab1dr2 tiff
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
OID:
10981795
PID:
digcoll:845948