Queen Anne Mahogany Turret-corner Card Table, Boston, c. 1740-60, the folding top above a conformingly shaped skirt with thumb-molded drawer joining four cabriole legs, ht. 27 3/4, wd. 34, dp. 16 1/2 in.
Provenance: Israel Sack, Inc., 1985; Sotheby's, Important Americana from the Collection of Diane and Norman Bernstein, The Lindens, Washington, DC, January 22, 2006, Lot 30.
shrinkage cracks to top; front edges of turrets are original and "laminated" with small pieces of mahogany; turrets veneered, as typical; small repairs to drawer molding; top has been off and on; some returns replaced; minor repaired cracks to frame.
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