Salem, Essex county, Massachusetts, United States ca. 1800–1810
30 x 36 1/2 x 18 in.
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. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 8 , p. 2192, pl. P5589.
Sheraton mahogany card table
Decoration and ornament--Sheraton style Furniture--United States
card tables (AAT)
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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.