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Card table


Object number

RIF212

Maker

Maker Holmes Weaver, American, 1769–1848, active 1796–1848

Dimensions

Closed: 73.66 x 89.85 x 43.5 cm (29 x 35 3/8 x 17 1/8 in.)

Date

1795–1810

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Partial label of Holmes Weaver, on rear rail

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Federal

Provenance

Christie's, New York, January 15–16, 2004, lot 582

Associated names

Christie's

Construction

Both rear legs swing. Source: Christie's, New York, Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Silver, Prints, and 20th Century Self-Taught and Outside Art, sale cat. (January 15–16, 2004), lot 582

Bibliography

Christie's, New York, Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Silver, Prints, and 20th Century Self-Taught and Outside Art, sale cat. (January 15–16, 2004), 322, lot 582, ill.