Card table

Creator:
John Seymour and Son, active ca. 1794-1816
Published/Created:
Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1810–1820
Physical Description:
29 x 34 1/4 x 18 3/4 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; maple; ebony; paper
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Classical mahogany bowed front card table with acanthus-carved lyre support, bird's-eye maple panels on frieze flanked by carved rosettes at corners, graceful serpentine legs with ebony stringing; supporting platformed bird's-eye maple veneereed base, the top swivels, revealing compartment lined with blue and green paper.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 3, p. 720, pl. P3247.
Variant Titles:
Classical mahogany bowed front card table
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Neoclassical style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Neoclassical
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
3247
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, November 1970
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:
10955725
OID:
11832787
PID:
digcoll:847181

Number of Pages: 3
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