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tables (support furniture)
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Chippendale tables #

AvatarPosted by Lucy Wood on August 9, 2013
I had been searching for a record of the photograph in the Historic Colors of America: what appears to be a Chippendale breakfast table in the picture to the left of the pale blue-green table and 6 chairs on the reverse of page four of paint chips. Somehow, at the end of my search, the Chippendale Tables group failed to come up on the computer. I have an early Chippendale breakfast table, and am always interested to see similar tables. Perhaps you can help.

Thanks so much,


Tables in Historic New England's collection #

AvatarPosted by Nicole Chalfant - Collection Manager on January 3, 2014
Thank you for your comment, Ms. Wood. The image that, I believe you are referring to, is from the Octagon Room at Historic New England's Beauport, the Sleeper-McCann House in Gloucester, Massachusetts.[…]/Beauport

To see more object records for tables in the Chippendale style, please use our Collections Access database, found here:[…]/collections-access
From that page, you can search for "Chippendale table" and you will see many examples from our furniture collection.
You can also contact me directly at: if you need further assistance.
Sincerely, Nicole Chalfant
Collection Manager