Sofa

Creator:
Phyfe, Duncan, 1768-1854
Published/Created:
New York, United States
ca. 1800–1810
Physical Description:
36 1/2 x 80 x 25 1/2 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; brass
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Sheraton mahogany sofa with incurvate reeded arms, three panel ribbon and sheaf of wheat-carved back, reeded seat frame and reeded legs ending in brass casters; choice mellow brown patina, made by Duncan Phyfe or a contemporary. Sold by Israel Sack thirty years ago and recently repurchased.
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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. 1070, pl. P3952.
Variant Titles:
Sheraton mahogany sofa with incurvate reeded arms
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Sheraton style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Sheraton
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
3952
Genre:
sofas (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, June 1974
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 pointer:
10981608
OID:
11873833
PID:
digcoll:846984

Number of Pages: 3
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