image of object
Photo: Courtesy The Art Institute of Chicago, Restricted Gift of Sewell L. Avery, Emily Crane Chadbourne, Miss Heath-Jones, Ellen LaMotte, Charles F. Montgomery, Mr. and Mrs. John Trumbulll, Russell Tyson, and Elizabeth R. Vaughan, and the Wirt D. Walker Fund, 1981.290
Click the image to enlarge

Tea table


Object number

RIF859

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

66.04 x 78.423 x 47.625 cm (26 x 30 7/8 x 18 3/4 in.)

Date

1740–1760

Current location

The Art Institute of Chicago

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany (primary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Mrs. Robert Cushman, Boston, Massachusetts, before 1981; Israel Sack, Inc., New York, by 1981; sold toThe Art Insitute of Chicago, 1981

Associated names

Israel Sack, Inc.
Mrs. Robert Cushman

See also


Bibliography

American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1989), vol. 7, p. 1838, no. P5109.
Albert Sack, "Regionalism in Early American Tea Tables," Antiques 131, no. 1 (January 1987): 256, fig. 6.