Card table

Published/Created:
Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1814–1816
Physical Description:
29 1/2 x 36 x 17 1/4 in.
Materials:
mahogany
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite mahogany inlaid D-shaped card table bearing the symbol of the New Republic, the American eagle shield and eighteen stars in oval mitred panel, the flanking panels and side panels are line inlaid with oval-inlaid urn paterae in the plinths; the apron has a "toothed" border, the top a diamond border, the line-inlaid tapered legs have a diamond drop and "toothed" inlaid cuffs; choice original patina. An almost matching table is in the Henry Ford Museum; ex-collection Abram Harpending.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 8, p. 2268, pl. P5712.
Variant Titles:
Hepplewhite mahogany inlaid D-shaped card table
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Hepplewhite style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Hepplewhite
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
5712
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 1985
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:
10956025
OID:
11832876
PID:
digcoll:847345

Number of Pages: 4
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