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Pembroke table


Object number

RIF3037

Maker

Maker Unknown
Formerly attributed to John Townsend, American, 1732–1809

Dimensions

Height: 69.85 cm (27 1/2 in.); Width, closed: 49.53 cm (19 1/2 in.); Width, open: 85.725 cm (33 3/4 in.); Depth: 80.645 cm (31 3/4 in.)

Date

1790–1810

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Hepplewhite, Federal

Provenance

Harry Arons, Bridgeport, Connecticut, before 1960; sold to Thomas Mellon Evans (1911–1997) and Betty Barton Evans (1923–2013), New York, 1960; consigned to Sotheby's, New York, June 19, 1998, lot 2073

Associated names

Harry Arons
Thomas Mellon Evans
Betty Barton Evans
Sotheby's

See also


Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York, Important American Furniture from the Collection of the Late Thomas Mellon and Betty Evans, sale cat. (June 19, 1998), 54–55, lot 2073, ill.