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Card table


Object number

RIF274

Maker

Maker attributed Stephen and Thomas Goddard, ca. 1785 - 1804

Dimensions

Height: 71.12 cm (28 in.); Width: 91.44 cm (36 in.); Depth, open: 89.85 cm (35 3/8 in.); Depth, closed: 44.45 cm (17 1/2 in.)

Date

1785–1810

Current location

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond

Geography

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

Medium

Mahogany (primary); pine, satinwood, and maple (secondary); ivory

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Federal

Provenance

Skinner, Inc., Boston and Bolton, Massachusetts (sale held Bolton, Massachusetts), October 27–28, 1989, lot 346. Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc., New York, 1990; sold to the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, 1992

Associated names

Skinner, Inc.
Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc.

See also


Bibliography

Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc., Gallery Catalogue (New York: Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc., 1974–2017), vol. 7, p. 75.
Skinner, Inc., Boston and Bolton, Mass., Americana, sale cat. (October 27–28, 1989), lot 346.
"Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc., advertisement," Antiques 137, no. 4 (April 1990): 759, 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), 405nn1–2.