IMPORTANT SHERATON SQUARE SOFA WITH AN OVAL INLAID PANEL

Portsmouth, New Hampshire   Circa 1790

Primary Wood: Mahogany, Maple And Birch Veneers
Secondary Wood: Maple Frame, Pine Back & Supports

Height: 37 inches
Width: 84 inches
Depth: 26 ½ inches

Provenance: Duncan Phillips, Washington, D.C.; Ginsburg & Levy, Inc., New York.

Illustrated: The Magazine Antiques, October, 1948, pg. 211.

There are two very similar sofas of this rare design are in the Winterthur Museum collection, illustrated in Charles F. Montgomery,
American Furniture- The Federal Period, numbers 271 and 272.

Item number 5930