IMPORTANT CARVED FEDERAL CARD TABLE MADE BY STEPHEN BADLAM
Made and Branded by Stephen Badlam (1751-1815)
Dorchester, Massachusetts Circa 1790
Primary Wood: Mahogany
Secondary Wood: White Pine
Height: 29 inches
Width: 35 7/8 inches
Depth: 17 1/2 inches
Provenance: Edward A. Huebner, Massachusetts; Ginsburg & Levy, Inc., New York; Private Collection, New York.
Reference: This table is illustrated in The Magazine Antiques, December 1931 article by Mabel M. Swan, A Revised Estimate of McIntire, page 339, figure 2. It is illustrated again in The Magazine Antiques, May 1954, article by Mabel Munson Swan, General Stephen Badlam Cabinet and Looking Glass Maker, page 383.
Item number 5584