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butler's desk

1790–1800


Object Place: Salem, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Eighteenth-century American Arts No. 28

Dimensions

Overall: 108.9 x 133 x 57.2 cm (42 7/8 x 52 3/8 x 22 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

39.159

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, mahogany veneer, white pine

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Case furniture and boxes

Provenance

Possibly made for Captain George Taylor, Chestnut Street, Salem; by descent to Capt. Thomas Barnard Taylor (d. 1843) of Salem; by descent to his granddaughter, Miss Katharine A. Pond, 19 Broad Street, Salem; purchased in 1935 from Miss Katharine A. Pond, great-granddaughter of Captain George Taylor, Salem, for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts.

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts