Dressing table

Published/Created:
Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1750–1760
Physical Description:
31 3/4 x 34 3/4 x 19 7/8 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; brass
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne San Domingan mahogany lowboy, finely modeled cabriole legs ending in platformed pad feet, fan-carved center drawer with a star motif above each fan radiate; in choice original state including the brasses and mellow brown patina, the craftsmanship and fine modeling indicate the handiwork of a master craftsman. From the James Campbell Lewis estate.
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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. 761, pl. P3364; vol. 8, p. 2329, pl. P3364.
Variant Titles:
Queen Anne mahogany lowboy
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Queen Anne style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Queen Anne
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
3364
Genre:
dressing tables (AAT)
low chests (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, September 1971; Sack, 1986
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 10319 cab1dr4 tiff
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10968542
OID:
11870838
PID:
digcoll:847202

Number of Pages: 3
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