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Pembroke table


Object number

RIF1594

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

70.49 x 92.71 x 80.01 cm (27 3/4 x 36 1/2 x 31 1/2 in.)

Date

1790–1810

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany with light wood inlay

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Federal, Hepplewhite

Provenance

Elsa Wray, before 1985; consigned to Christie's, New York, January 26, 1985, lot 306; sold to Linda and Eddy G. Nicholson (1938–2011), Milwaukee, Wisconsin, later Hampton Falls, New Hampshire, and West Lake Village, California, 1985; consigned to Christie's, January 27 and 28, 1995, lot 1155. Bonhams & Butterfields, San Francisco, California, June 20, 2005, lot 6067

Associated names

Elsa Wray
Christie's
Eddy G. Nicholson
Mrs. Eddy G. Nicholson
Christie's
Bonhams and Butterfields

Bibliography

Christie's, New York, Fine American Furniture, Silver, and Decorative Arts, sale cat. (January 26, 1985), 137, lot 306, ill.
Christie's, New York, The Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Eddy Nicholson, sale cat. (January 27–28, 1995), 334, lot 1155, ill.
Alice Kaufman, "Americana at Bonham's and Butterfields," Maine Antique Digest (October 2005): 1–C.