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From: American Art Association, Anderson Galleries, Inc., New York, Early American Furniture and Decorations: Property of Morris Berry, Plainville, Conn., sale cat. (April 25–26, 1930) 101, lot 281B
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Card table


Object number

RIF2024

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 27 1/2 in. (69.85 cm) Depth, open: 30 1/2 in. (77.47 cm)

Date

1780–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Morris Berry (ca. 1886–after 1940), Plainville, Connecticut; consigned to American Art Association Anderson Galleries, New York, April 25–26, 1930, lot 281B. John Kenneth Byard (1885–1959), Norwalk, Connecticut, 1954

Associated names

Morris Berry
American Art Association
Anderson Galleries
John Kenneth Byard

Bibliography

American Art Association and Anderson Galleries, New York, Early American Furniture and Decorations: Property of Morris Berry, Plainville, Conn., sale cat. (April 25–26, 1930), 101, lot 281B, ill.
"John Kenneth Byard advertisement," Antiques 65, no. 1 (January 1954): 95, ill.
Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr., The Arts and Crafts of Newport, Rhode Island, 1640–1820 (Newport, R.I.: Preservation Society of Newport County, 1954), 94, no. 66, ill.