869
869

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF BRIAN AND ROBIN PHILLIPS

Very Fine and Rare Classical Carved and Figured Mahogany Games Table, Attributed To George G. Wright (1780 - 1853), Philadelphia, circa 1815
Estimation
5 0008 000
ACCÉDER AU LOT
869

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF BRIAN AND ROBIN PHILLIPS

Very Fine and Rare Classical Carved and Figured Mahogany Games Table, Attributed To George G. Wright (1780 - 1853), Philadelphia, circa 1815
Estimation
5 0008 000
ACCÉDER AU LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Very Fine and Rare Classical Carved and Figured Mahogany Games Table, Attributed To George G. Wright (1780 - 1853), Philadelphia, circa 1815

Provenance

Bernard and S. Dean Levy Inc., New York.

Description

A virtually identical example, with the exception of the top treatment, is at Winterthur Museum, see Charles F. Montgomery, American Furniture, The Federal Period, (New York: Bonanza Books, 1978), pp. 337-9, pl. 316.  For additional information on 
the work of George Wright see Clark Pearce, Catherine Ebert, and Alexandra Alevizatos Kirtley, "From Apprentice to Master: The Life and Career of Philadelphia Cabinetmaker George G. Wright," in American Furniture 2007, ed. Luke Beckerdite, (Milwaukee, WI: The Chipstone Foundation, 2007), pp. 110-31.

Important Americana

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New York