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The mahogany table has serpentine sides and a serpentine front with a conforming top veneered with quartered mahogany and a central oval of amboyna (?) boarded by crossbanded mahogany. The aprons are carved with stop-fluting and in the center of the front apron with a neoclassical urn within an...

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Provenance

F. Behrens. By 1945, Jas. A. Lewis & Son, New York; October 22, 1945, sold by Jas. A. Lewis & Son to Forsyth Wickes, New York and Newport, RI (d. 1964); 1965, bequest of Wickes. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

English, about 1775

Object Place

England

Dimensions

86.6 x 91.2 x 43.1 cm (34 1/8 x 35 7/8 x 16 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.2529

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, amboyna (?), holly inlay, spruce

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture