Sack catalogue description: Sheraton mahogany card table, the frame is serpentine, front and sides with ringed turret corners; the front is divided with three crossbanded panels, the center oval of satinwood or birch is framed in a crossbanded mahogany rectangle, the flanking panels and side panels are finely figured satinwood or birch; the top and leaf have crossbanded inlaid edges, bulbous reeded legs, beautiful golden patina. Related to a similar Sheraton mahogany card table illustrated in American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, vol. 8, p. 2252, pl. P5710; these two tables are closely related in form and design, came from the same source and have probably always been together. They are offered separately but would make marvelous companions. ----- Related objects: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 8, p. 2252, pl. P5710. Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 8, p. 2253, pl. P5711.
Sheraton mahogany card table
Decoration and ornament--Sheraton style Furniture--United States
card tables (AAT)
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Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, November 1985 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.