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$ 14,500

QUEEN ANNE CARVED SLANT FRONT DESK Probably Made by Ebenezer Hubbell

Origin United States
Period 18th Century
Materials Cherry..
W. 41 in; H. 45.5 in; D. 20 in;
W. 104.14 cm; H. 115.57 cm; D. 50.8 cm;
Creation Date 1765
Description Probably Made by Ebenezer Hubbell (1723-1800)
Stratford, Connecticut, Circa 1765

Primary Wood: Cherry
Secondary Woods: Oak, White Pine

Reference: Please see Edward S. Cooke Jr. “The Social Economy of the Preindustrial Joiner in Western Connecticut, 1750-1800” in American Furniture 1995, specifically pages 128-129 and figures 16-17 for two desks probably made by Ebenezer Hubbell. Also, the desk and bookcase on pages 423-425, number 202, in Nancy Richards and Nancy Evans New England Furniture at Winterthur has the same inset carved shell and Spanish feet. Those attributes are also seen in a desk from the Woodbury area in Litchfield County Furniture 1730-1850, page 62-63, an exhibit held at the Litchfield Historical Society.
Styles / Movements Queen Anne, Traditional
Dealer Reference Number 7186
Incollect Reference Number 368724
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