Beur, Christian, active ca. 1780-1800 (attributed)
Harrisonburg, Harrisonburg Independent City, Virginia, United States ca. 1780–1800
28 3/4 x 41 x 21 3/4 in.
Sack catalogue description: Pair of Hepplewhite mahogany inlaid console tables, the semicircular frames are inlaid with rectangular panels of checkered borders and wavy fan quadrants flanked by burl veneered inlaid panels on the stiles, the legs with a rare bulb and diamond inlay. Attributed to the Harrisonburg-Staunton area of Virginia's Shenandoah Valley; the Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts suggests the possibility of authorship of these tables to be Christian Beur (active ca. 1780–1800), who worked near Churchville in Augusta county, Virginia. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 8, p. 2126, pl. P5500.
Pair of Hepplewhite mahogany inlaid console tables
Decoration and ornament -- Hepplewhite style Furniture -- United States
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Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, June 1984 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.