Card tables, pair

Creator:
Phyfe, Duncan, 1768-1854
Published/Created:
New York, New York state, United States
ca. 1800–1815
Physical Description:
30 1/2 x 37 1/2 x 20 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; brass
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Pair of Duncan Phyfe card tables with acanthus leaf brass casters; we consider this pair of tables to represent one of the highest developments and the most successful achievements of the Phyfe school. Illustrated in Albert Sack's book, Fine Points of Furniture: Early American, pg. 287.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 2, p. 325, pl. 812. Book: Albert Sack, Fine Points of Furniture: Early American (New York: Crown Publishers, 1955), p. 287.
Variant Titles:
Pair of Duncan Phyfe card tables
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Neoclassical style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Neoclassical
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
2066
Genre:
card tables (AAT)
Format:
Image
Physical Object
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Source Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, April 1965
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:
10955644
OID:
11832774
PID:
digcoll:847290

Number of Pages: 5
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