American Decorative Arts

Bureau Table

1900–1950

Mahogany, eastern white pine

33 1/8 × 36 5/8 × 19 1/2 in. (84.1 × 93 × 49.6 cm)
Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Class of 1913, Fund
1976.108
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Geography: 
Made in in the style of Newport, Rhode Island, United States
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Gift in 1976 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“H. and R. Sandor, Inc., advertisement,” Antiques 102, no. 3 (September 1972): 305, ill.

“Acquisitions 1976,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 36, no. 3 (Fall 1977): 56.

Judith Bernstein et al., The Eye of the Beholder: Fakes, Replicas, and Alterations in American Art, ed. Gerald W. R. Ward, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1977), 14, fig. 2.

Harold Sack, “Authenticating American Eighteenth-Century Furniture,” Antiques 127, no. 5 (May 1985): 1128, pl. IV.

Gerald W. R. Ward, American Case Furniture in the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1988), 461, app. no. 12, 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.