Deaccessioned December 19, 2013

Card table

1795–1810


Object Place: possibly Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Randall 91

Dimensions

71.8 x 91.8 x 44.8 cm (28 1/4 x 36 1/8 x 17 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

22.616

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, maple, rosewood, pine

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tables, stands, screens

Inscription

"X" incised on bottom of all four rails.

Inscribed in pencil on fly leg: "C. Jay French"
Paper label on underside of top reads: "Loaned by / C. Jay French / Boston / Mass. / October 1917"
In pencil on inside of rear rail: "C.G.H. French"
In ink on bottom of stay rail: "C. Jay French"
In ink on bottom of proper left side rail: "C / J / F"

Provenance

By 1917, C. Jay French, Boston [see note 1]; 1922, gift of C. Jay French to the MFA (Accession Date: July 20, 1922); December 19, 2013, deaccessioned by the MFA.

NOTES:
[1] Lent by C. Jay French to the MFA on October 18, 1917.

Credit Line

Gift of C. Jay French