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Pembroke table


Object number

RIF5493

Maker

Maker: possibly Stephen and Thomas Goddard, ca. 1785 - 1804

Dimensions

Height: 69.22 cm (27 1/4 in.); Width, open: 90.81 cm (35 3/4 in.); Width, closed: 51.44 cm (20 1/4 in.); Depth: 82.23 cm (32 3/8 in.)

Date

1785–1805

Current location

Private collection

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); pine (stationary rails, drawer lining, drawer supports, drawer stops, kick bar, and glue blocks); birch (hinged rails)

Marks

None

Inscriptions

"B," in chalk, on interior drawer back; "B," in chalk, on exterior of stationary portion of both hinged rails; "Gate," in chalk, on exterior of moveable portion of both hinged rails; "A," in graphite, on interior of proper-right stationary rail

Style

Hepplewhite, Federal

Provenance

James C. MacKenzie, New York, before 1975; Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc., New York, 1975. Private collection, 2014

Associated names

James C. MacKenzie
Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc.

Bibliography

Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc., Gallery Catalogue (New York: Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc., 1974–2003), vol. 2, p. 62.