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American Decorative Arts
Maker, attributed to: Anthony Hay, died 1770

Card table

1755–65

Mahogany (primary); oak (hinged rail); yellow pine (stationary rail, drawer front, sides, back and bottom, drawer supports; yellow poplar (front corner blocks)

29 1/2 × 34 1/2 × 16 in. (74.93 × 87.63 × 40.64 cm)
Gift of DeCourcy Eyre McIntosh
2014.5.1
Geography: 
Made in Williamsburg, Virginia
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Provenance: 

Severn Eyre (1735-1773), Northampton County, Virginia; thence by descent in his family

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2014,” http://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2014_02.pdf (accessed December 1, 2014).

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.