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American Decorative Arts

Table

1680–1725

Black cherry

28 5/16 × 38 3/8 × 28 3/8 in. (71.9 × 97.5 × 72.1 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.2044
Geography: 
Probably made in Middle Atlantic Colonies, North America
Culture: 
American
Period: 
17th–18th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Provenance: 

Garvan purchased this table from J.K. Beard. Gift in 1930 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), 69–70, no. 1, ill.

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