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American Decorative Arts
Maker: L. T.

Child’s slant top desk

1823

Maple, eastern white pine

28 3/4 × 24 1/8 × 13 1/2 in. (73 × 61.3 × 34.3 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.2074
Geography: 
Made in Sutton, Massachusetts
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Provenance: 

Francis P. Garvan (1875–1937), New York; gift in 1930 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

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), 301, 465, app. no. 21, 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.