Dressing table

Published/Created:
Connecticut, United States
ca. 1750–1760
Physical Description:
31 1/2 x 34 1/2 x 22 1/2 in.
Materials:
mahogany
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne San Domingan mahogany lowboy, the center drawer is fan-carved, the apron has a deeply concave blocking under the fan with cupid's bow outline flanked by cyma scrolling of typical Connecticut formation; the cabriole legs terminate in platformed pad feet, the top has a thumbnail molded edge, fine bronze patina.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 8, p. 2288, pl. P5705.
Variant Titles:
Queen Anne mahogany lowboy
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Queen Anne style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Queen Anne
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
5705
Genre:
dressing tables (AAT)
low chests (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, November 1985
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 10319 cab1dr4 tiff
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10968709
OID:
11870880
PID:
digcoll:847809

Number of Pages: 2
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