Card table

Creator:
Phyfe, Duncan, 1768-1854
Published/Created:
New York, New York state, United States
ca. 1815–1825
Physical Description:
29 1/4 x 36 x 18 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; paper; brass; gilding
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Classical mahogany card table, the swivel top with brass inlay opens to reveal the original wallpaper lining and the label of Duncan Phyfe, the base is composed of hexagonal grained columns and medial stretcher; acanthus-carved legs with rare carved and gilded feet on brass casters, a documented Duncan Phyfe table.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 9, p. 2442, pl. P6037.
Variant Titles:
Classical mahogany card table with swivel top
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Neoclassical style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Neoclassical
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
6037
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, July 1988
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:
10956057
OID:
11832886
PID:
digcoll:847484

Number of Pages: 2
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