Geography: Made in New York, New York, United States
Medium: Mahogany, white oak, tulip poplar, white pine
Dimensions: 27 7/8 x 35 x 17 3/4 in. (70.8 x 88.9 x 45.1 cm)
Credit Line: Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1947
Accession Number: 47.35
The most sophisticated New York Chippendale-style card tables have serpentine sides, shaped corners, gadrooned skirts, and five cabriole legs ending in claw-and-ball feet. The square corners supported candlesticks, and the four oval dishes held gaming counters.