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Pembroke table


Object number

RIF2853

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 69.85 cm (27 1/2 in.); Width, open: 85.09 cm (33 1/2 in.); Depth: 83.82 cm (33 in.)

Date

1785–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Sotheby's, New York, June 26, 1987, lot 201

Associated names

Sotheby's

Construction

Appears to retain its original brass handle. Stretcher restored and some restoration to one leg. Source: Sotheby's, Fine American Furniture, Folk Art, and Folk Paintings, New York, June 26, 1987, lot 201.

See also


Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York, Fine American Furniture, Folk Art , and Folk Paintings, sale cat. (June 26, 1987), lot 201, ill.
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), 379n12.