Philadelphia, Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania, United States ca. 1815–1820
29 1/4 x 35 1/2 x 17 1/4 in.
Maple; brass; ivory
Sack catalogue description: Classical lyre card table of burled maple veneer, the bowfront frame is flanked by chased rosettes in black squares, the top is bordered by curly maple banding; the lyre support, platform and outsplayed leg façades are all burl maple veneer, the lyre is ornamented with three brass spiral rosettes and a large brass-chased mount centers the platform, the outsplayed legs are ornamented with ivory spiral tips and end in lion's head brass casters. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 8, p. 2225, pl. P5597.
Classical lyre card table
Decoration and ornament--Neoclassical 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.