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Provenance

Possibly made for Captain George Taylor, Chestnut Street, Salem; purchased in 1935 from Miss Katharine A. Pond, great-granddaughter of Captain George Taylor, Salem, for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts.

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts

butler's desk

1790–1800

Object Place

Salem, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Eighteenth-century American Arts No. 28

Dimensions

Overall: 108.9 x 133 x 57.2 cm (42 7/8 x 52 3/8 x 22 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

39.159

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, mahogany veneer, white pine

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Case Furniture and Boxes