North and Central America,North America,United States,New York / Card Table / 1755/90North and Central America,North America,United States,New York
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Creator Nationality: North American; American
Creator Dates/Places: North and Central America,North America,United Sta
Creator Active Place: North and Central America,North America,United Sta
Creator Name-CRT: North and Central America,North America,United States,New York
Title: Card Table
Title Type: preferred
View: open 3/4 view
Creation Start Date: 1755
Creation End Date: 1790
Creation Date: 1755/90
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Classification Term: Furniture
Materials and Techniques: Mahogany with tulip poplar, white oak, and white pine.
Dimensions: 69.9 x 88.3 (open) x 87.6 cm (27 1/2 x 34 3/4 x 34 1/2 in)
AMICA Contributor: The Art Institute of Chicago
Owner Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Number: 1973.564
Credit Line: The Art Institute of Chicago, Restricted gifts of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Brown and Mrs. Potter Palmer IV; Estate of Annie Dunlop in memory of Annie Wisner; Robert Allerton and Bessie Bennett endowments.
Subject Description: Deep serpentine skirt with gadrooned molding below the front and both sides. Foliate carving of C-scroll and acanthus leaf motifs at knees of legs which terminate in claw and ball feet. The top opens to form playing surface covered with baize except for four square corner areas and four oval dishes. Hidden drawer behind back skirt.
AMICA ID: AIC_.1973.564
AMICA Library Year: 1998
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright The Art Institute of Chicago, 1998

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