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Card table


Object number

RIF1461

Maker

Maker Unknown
Maker formerly attributed John Townsend, American, 1732–1809

Dimensions

Height: 73.66 cm (29 in.); Depth, open: 81.28 cm (32 in.)

Date

1780–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Albert J. Hill, Boston, before 1938; consigned to American Art Association Anderson Galleries, New York, March 12, 1938, lot 67. Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc., New York, 1988

Associated names

Albert J. Hill
American Art Association
Anderson Galleries
Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc.

Bibliography

American Art Association and Anderson Galleries, New York, Important American Furniture and Silver from Private Sources Consigned by Albert J. Hill, Boston, Mass., sale cat. (March 12, 1938), 23, lot 67, ill.
Albert Sack, Fine Points of Furniture: Early American (New York: Crown Publishers, 1950), 280, ill.
Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc., Gallery Catalogue (New York: Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc., 1974–2017), vol. 6, p. 97, ill.