Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite mahogany inlaid box, the front centered by floral inlaid paterae in checkered oval with diamond escutcheon, the bowed apron with checkered inlaid border ending in French feet; the top centered by an inlaid diamond with black corners, brass carrying handles, light brown patina. Illustrated in Stoneman, John and Thomas Seymour, pl. 251, but guaranteed not to be by John Seymour. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 8, p. 2224, pl. P5638. Book: Vernon C. Stoneman, John and Thomas Seymour: Cabinet Makers in Boston, 1794–1816 (Boston, Mass.: Special Publications, 1959), p. 251.
Hepplewhite mahogany inlaid box
Decoration and ornament -- Hepplewhite style Furniture -- United States
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, February 1985 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.