American Decorative Arts

Worktable

1900–1920

Spanish-cedar (legs, rails), hard maple or plane (top), soft maple (edge strips and top), mahogany (drawer front); yellow-poplar (drawer sides and back), eastern white pine (drawer bottom)

27 5/16 x 20 1/8 x 19 13/16 in. (69.4 x 51.1 x 50.3 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.2584
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Geography: 
Made in United States of America
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

A. E. Carroll Antiques, Hartford, Conn.; sold to Francis P. Garvan (1875–1937), New York; gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1930

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), 381, no. A42, ill.

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