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From: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, vol. 2 (Alexandria, Va.: Highland House Publishers, 1969): 418, fig. 1055
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Lady's desk


Object number

RIF1547

Maker

Maker William Clark, American, active 1800-1828

Dimensions

Overall: 105.41 x 92.71 x 45.72cm (41 1/2 x 36 1/2 x 18in.) Other (Height (writing surface)): 80.01cm (31 1/2in.)

Date

1800–1815

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary) ; cherry (secondary)

Marks

"W. Clark/cabinetmaker" inscribed in graphite on one drawer in the cabinet

Style

Sheraton

Provenance

Israel Sack, Inc., New York, 1967

Associated names

Israel Sack, Inc.

Bibliography

American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1989), vol. 2, p. 418, no. 1055, ill.