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Card table


Object number

RIF2631

Maker

Maker attributed John Goddard, 1723/24–1785

Dimensions

Closed: 69.85 x 83.82 x 40.64 cm (27 1/2 x 33 x 16 in.); Depth, open: 81.28 cm (32 in.)

Date

1760–1780

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany (primary); white pine and maple (secondary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc., New York, before 1981. Caroline Cendenin Ryan Foulke, Palm Beach, Florida; bequeathed to Stratford Hall, Virginia, 1987; deaccessioned from the collection, 2003

Associated names

Caroline Clendenin Ryan Foulke
Stratford Hall

See also


Bibliography

Mary Cheek, "Stratford Hall, the Virginia Home of the Lees," Antiques 119, no. 3 (March 1981): 645, pl. 5.
Liza Moses and Michael Moses, "Authenticating John Townsend's and John Goddard's Queen Anne and Chippendale Tables," Antiques 121, no. 5 (May 1982): 1138–1139, fig. 23–24.
Michael Moses, Master Craftsmen of Newport: The Townsends and Goddards (Tenafly, N.J.: MMI Americana Press, 1984), 228, fig. 5.17.
Patricia E. Kane et al., Art and Industry in Early America: Rhode Island Furniture, 1650–1830, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2016), 333n2.