American Decorative Arts

Worktable

1810–30

Mahogany, mahogany veneer; eastern white pine

28 5/8 x 20 1/2 x 18 in. (72.7 x 52.1 x 45.7 cm)
Bequest of Olive Louise Dann
1962.32.100
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Geography: 
Made in Eastern Massachusetts
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Gift in 1962 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

David L. Barquist, Elisabeth Donaghy Garrett, and Gerald W. R. Ward, American Tables and Looking Glasses in the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 280–81, no. 154, ill.

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