American Decorative Arts

Dining table

1790–1820

Black cherry; red oak (hinged rails), yellow-poplar (stationary rails)

28 11/16 × 14 7/16 × 47 1/16 in. (72.9 × 36.7 × 119.5 cm) other (open): 44 5/16 in.(112.6 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.2207
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th–19th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Geography: 
Probably made in Mid-Atlantic States
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Gift in 1931 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), 145–46, no. 59, 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.