Tea table

Published/Created:
Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1730–1740
Physical Description:
27 1/2 x 31 3/4 x 19 1/2 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; brass
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Rare Queen Anne mahogany tea table with the unique characteristic of an end drawer which retains its original tear drop brass handle, the graceful proportions, original undisturbed finish and personality of this unusual piece – evidence of its early creation – place it, in our opinion, among the top examples of the New England region. Ex-collection C. K. Davis.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 3, p. 671, pl. 3283. Book: Albert Sack, Fine Points of Furniture: Early American (New York: Crown Publishers, 1955), p. 247. Journal/Periodical: "The House of Mr. and Mrs. Charles K. Davis," The Magazine Antiques (January 1941): p. 119.
Variant Titles:
Queen Anne mahogany tea table
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Queen Anne style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Queen Anne
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
3283
Genre:
tea tables (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, November 1970
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 10667 cab2enddr3
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10961832
OID:
11861348
PID:
digcoll:847647

Number of Pages: 2
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