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American Decorative Arts

Double pedestal desk

mid-19th century

Mahogany, pine, and oak

30 3/4 × 70 3/4 × 39 3/4 in. (78.1 × 179.7 × 101 cm)
Gift of Mrs. Francis P. Garvan
1947.84
Geography: 
Made in England
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
British
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Bibliography: 

R. W. Symonds, “18th-Century Library Writing Tables,” Apollo (1930).

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.