New York, New York state, United States ca. 1810–1825
29 1/4 x 36 x 18 in.
Mahogany; felt; paper
Sack catalogue description: Classical mahogany card table, the frame with round corners containing stenciled decoration and apron border, the top with crossbanded borders swivels to reveal the original floral paper-lined compartment with felt edges; flaring cylindrical veneered columns and stretcher, acanthus-carved legs. Attributed to Duncan Phyfe based on the relationship of this table to a table with octagonal columns made by Phyfe for John Jacob Astor, illustrated in McClelland, Duncan Phyfe and the English Regency, 1795–1830, pl. 239. Related objects: Book: Nancy McClelland, Duncan Phyfe and the English Regency, 1795–1830 (New York: William R. Scott, 1939), p. 252, 264, pl. 239, 251. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 7, p. 2049, pl. P5347.
Classical mahogany card table
Decoration and ornament--Neoclassical style Furniture--United States
card tables (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
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