Tea table

Published/Created:
Newport, Newport county, Rhode Island, United States
ca. 1740–1760
Physical Description:
26 3/4 x 30 1/2 x 23 1/2 in.
Materials:
Mahogany (primary); chestnut (secondary)
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne mahogany tea table with drawer, the case with cyma-scrolled brackets and pendants on all four sides, the front with one long drawer with chestnut linings; overhanging molded edge top, delicate turned tapered legs ending in finely modeled platformed pad feet, exceptional mellow original light brown patina. This table has descended through the Otis-Doggett families of southeastern Massachusetts to the present time in an unbroken line of descent; a history provided by the family accompanies the table.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 7, p. 1700, pl. P4872.
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:
4872
Genre:
tea tables (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, May 1980
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 10667 cab3dr4 tiff
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10965647
OID:
11863481
PID:
digcoll:847954

Number of Pages: 2
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