Card table

Card table
Title
Card table
Date 
ca. 1820-1825
Medium 
Mahogany; pine, oak
Dimensions 
closed: 30 x 37 x 19 in. ( 76.2 x 94 x 48.3 cm )
Description 
Mahogany Empire card table; square pivot top with rounded corners, double molded edge, and two halves joined by a single leaf-edge tenon; apron with carved front corner panels and gadrooning on lower front edge; cylindrical pedestal on molded square plinth supported on shaped horizontal base with gadrooning above four carved paw feet on casters.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Estelle de Peyster Hosmer
Object Number 
1945.122
Gallery Label 
This card table belonged to New Yorker Frederic de Peyster (1790-1882). It is similar to labeled examples by Philadelphia cabinetmaker Anthony G. Quervelle.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group