New York, New York state, United States ca. 1795–1800
100 x 45 x 21 in.
Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite mahogany and satinwood eagle-inlaid linen press, attributed to Michael Allison; descended in the Demarest-Bradner families of New York and New Jersey. Virtually identical in detail to an eagle-inlaid bureau in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, bearing the label of Michael Allison. Related objects: Website: http://www.metmuseum.org/Collections/search-the-collections/2018?rpp=20&pg=1&ft=allison%2c+michael&what=Furniture&pos=1 (accessed December 6, 2013). ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 5, p. 1179, pl. P4089. ----- YUAG catalogue note: The related bureau labeled by Michael Allison in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York is probably object 32.55.3.
Hepplewhite mahogany eagle-inlaid linen press
Decoration and ornament--Hepplewhite style Furniture--United States
linen presses (AAT)
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Furnishings & Decorative Arts Prints & Photographs
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Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, October 1975 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.