Card table

Creator:
Adams and Todd, active ca. 1798 (attributed)
Published/Created:
Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1800–1810
Physical Description:
29 1/2 x 36 3/4 x 18 1/4 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; satinwood or birch; maple
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Sheraton mahogany serpentine-front shaped card table with richly figured wavy satinwood or birch veneer, serpentine front and sides with turret corners, the center panel bordered by lunette inlay; the top edge bordered by curly maple, bulbous turned reeded legs, fine golden patina. Attributed to Adams and Todd; a closely related table made by Adams and Todd is illustrated in Dean A. Fales, The Furniture of Historic Deerfield, pl. 286.
Related objects: Book: Dean A. Fales, The Furniture of Historic Deerfield (New York: Dutton, 1976), pl. 286.
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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. 1890, pl. P5077.
Variant Titles:
Sheraton mahogany serpentine-front shaped card table
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Sheraton style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Sheraton
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
5077
Genre:
card 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, 1983
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 10667 cab2dr3
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10955912
OID:
11832842
PID:
digcoll:848235

Number of Pages: 2
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