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Liza and Michael Moses Photographic Archive, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
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Pembroke table


Object number

RIF1144

Maker

Maker attributed John Townsend, American, 1732–1809

Dimensions

69.215 x 48.26 x 85.09 cm (27 1/4 x 19 x 33 1/2 in.)

Date

1790–1800

Current location

Private collection

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Hepplewhite

Provenance

Hazard family, Rhode Island. Karen and Thomas Schwenke, Rye, New York, by 1981. Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc., New York, by 1984

Associated names

Hazard Family
Karen Schwenke
Thomas Schwenke
Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc.

Bibliography

Michael Moses and Liza Moses, "Authenticating John Townsend's Later Tables," Antiques 119, no. 5 (May 1981): 1158, fig. 9–9a.
Michael Moses, Master Craftsmen of Newport: The Townsends and Goddards (Tenafly, N.J.: MMI Americana Press, 1984), 155, fig. 3.77, 3.77a.