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American Decorative Arts
Maker: G. N., American

Tea Table

ca. 1950

Mahogany

28 7/8 × 31 1/2 × 21 1/4 in. (73.3 × 80 × 54 cm)
Gift of Marshall Field
1975.124.2
Geography: 
and made in United States
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Provenance: 

The donor purchased this table from the dealer Teina Baumstone of New York. Gift in 1975 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

David A. Hanks, “Living with Antiques: The Chicago Apartment of Marshall Field,” Antiques 100, no. 1 (July 1971): 117, ill.

Harold Sack, “Authenticating American Eighteenth-Century Furniture,” Antiques 127, no. 5 (May 1985): 1131, pl. 8, fig. 14.

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), 373, no. A19, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.