Andirons, pair

Published/Created:
New York, New York state, United States
ca. 1790–1810
Physical Description:
23 x 10 1/2 x 23 in.
Materials:
brass
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Pair of brass andirons of right and left formation, steeple tops with matching backstops and octagonal plinths, spurred cabriole legs supported on ball feet. Signed "R. Wittingham, N. York."
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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. 2042, pl. P5351.
Variant Titles:
Pair of brass andirons
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Federal style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
5351
Genre:
andirons (AAT)
fireplace components (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, 1983
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 9689 box 2 tiff_complete
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10983669
OID:
11879483
PID:
digcoll:848053

Number of Pages: 2
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