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From: "Israel Sack Inc. advertisement," Antiques 63 (March 1953): 163
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Bureau table


Object number

RIF1791

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

32 1/2 37 20 3/4 in. (82.55 93.98 52.705 cm)

Date

1760–80

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Provenance

George Munson Curtis (1857–1915), Meriden, Connecticut; consigned by his estate to Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, May 14–15, 1948, lot 284. Israel Sack, Inc., New York, 1953

Associated names

Israel Sack, Inc.
George Munson Curtis

Bibliography

"Israel Sack, Inc., advertisement," Antiques 63, no. 3 (March 1953): 163, ill.
F. Lewis Hinckley, A Directory of Antique Furniture: The Authentic Classification of European and American Designs for Professionals and Connoisseurs (New York: Crown Publishers, 1953), 339, fig. 1067.
Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, The George M. Curtis Collection of Early American Furniture and Silver, sale cat. (May 14–15, 1948), 76–77, lot 284, ill.