CHIPPENDALE POLESCREEN

New York Circa 1760
Retaining its Original Needlepoint Screen

Primary Wood: Mahogany
Height: 54 1/2 inches

Screen size: 22 inch by 17 inches

Provenance: Morgan-Newbold Family, Hyde Park, New York.

Reference: A similar polescreen also retaining its original needlework screen is in the Albany Institute of History and Art. See New York Furniture Before 1830, Albany Institute of History and Art Collection, pages 26-27.

Item number 6643

Photograph © Bruce M. White