VERY RARE LARGE WILLIAM AND MARY TURNED AND JOINED WALNUT GATELEG DROP-LEAF TABLE, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1720
VERY RARE LARGE WILLIAM AND MARY TURNED AND JOINED WALNUT GATELEG DROP-LEAF TABLE, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1720
VERY RARE LARGE WILLIAM AND MARY TURNED AND JOINED WALNUT GATELEG DROP-LEAF TABLE, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1720
VERY RARE LARGE WILLIAM AND MARY TURNED AND JOINED WALNUT GATELEG DROP-LEAF TABLE, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1720
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Property from the Collection of The Rhode Island School Of Design

VERY RARE LARGE WILLIAM AND MARY TURNED AND JOINED WALNUT GATELEG DROP-LEAF TABLE, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1720

Estimate: 6,000 - 12,000 USD

Property from the Collection of The Rhode Island School Of Design

VERY RARE LARGE WILLIAM AND MARY TURNED AND JOINED WALNUT GATELEG DROP-LEAF TABLE, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1720

Estimate: 6,000 - 12,000 USD

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Lot Details

Description

VERY RARE LARGE WILLIAM AND MARY TURNED AND JOINED WALNUT GATELEG DROP-LEAF TABLE, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1720


drawer replaced.

Height 29 ½ in. by Width 64 in. by Depth 54 in.; Width Closed 21 ⅜ in.

Condition Report

Hinges have been reset. Lacking middle butterfly hinges.

Later braces added to underside of table, subsequently removed, and then followed up with later wooden braces.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

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Provenance

Israel Sack, Inc., Boston;

Arthur Leslie Green (1864-1949), Newport, Rhode Island;

Eliza Greene Metcalf Radeke (1854-1931), Providence, Rhode Island.

Literature

Christopher P. Monkhouse and Thomas S. Michie, American Furniture in Pendleton House, (Providence, RI: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, 1986), pp. 62-3, no. 62;

Jeffrey P. Greene, American Furniture of the 18th Century: History, Technique, Structure, (Newtown, CT: The Taunton Press, 1996), p. 23.

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