Card table

Creator:
McIntire, Samuel, 1757-1811 (attributed)
Published/Created:
Salem, Essex county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1800–1810
Physical Description:
30 x 36 1/2 x 18 in.
Materials:
mahogany
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Sheraton mahogany card table, serpentine front and sides with turret corners, the veneered front is centered by a carved basket that represents McIntire's favorite motif at its finest; the folding leaf has a notched border, the stationary board has a panel chamfered underside with a center panel of four daisy motifs, the turrets and crests of the tapered reeded legs are acanthus-carved with star punch or snowflake background; mellow brown patina of great depth. Attributed to Samuel McIntire.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 8 , p. 2192, pl. P5589.
Variant Titles:
Sheraton mahogany card table
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Sheraton style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Sheraton
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
5589
Genre:
card tables (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, February 1985
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 10667 cab2dr3
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10955988
OID:
11832864
PID:
digcoll:847168

Number of Pages: 3
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