Table (Work table)

  • Category:

    Furniture

  • Creator (Role):

    Vose and Coates (Maker)

    Isaac Vose

    Joshua Coates

  • Place of Origin:

    Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

  • Secondary Place of Origin:

    England or France, Europe

  • Date:

    1808-1818

  • Materials:

    Maple, hard; Tulip poplar; Basswood; Aspen; Paint; Silk; Cotton

  • Techniques:

    Painted, Woven (compound)

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.0983


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1957.0983

Object Name

Table (Work table)

Category

Furniture

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

Vose and Coates (Maker)
1806-1817

Isaac Vose

Joshua Coates

Place of Origin

Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

Secondary Place of Origin

England or France, Europe

Secondary Origin Notes

The silk fabric used on the work bag was probably made in England or France between 1770-1800.

Date

1808-1818

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Underside of tray; "Vose & Coates" in script.

Materials

Maple, hard; Tulip poplar; Basswood; Aspen; Paint; Silk; Cotton

Techniques

Painted, Woven (compound)

Dimensions (inches)

28.938 (H) , 19.125 (W) , 15.25 (D) , 4 (Repeat Height)

Dimensions (centimeters)

73.503 (H) , 48.578 (W) , 38.735 (D) , 10.16 (Repeat Height)

Measurement Notes

OW and OD at feet. W (top) 17.125 in. (43.4 cm); D (top) 12.875 in. (32.6 cm). Bag OL: 10.5", trim OL: 0.75", Horizontal repeat W: 2.5" (SAJ, 08/12/2009)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Montgomery, Charles F., et al. 1966 American Furniture: The Federal Period, in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum.
Published: no. 47.
[Book] Priddy, Sumpter. 2004 American Fancy: Exuberance in the Arts, 1790-1840.
Published: fig. 54, pp. 26-27.