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Nov 18, 2023
New York/New Jersey, possibly Matthew Egerton, Jr. (New Brunswick, New Jersey), circa 1795, highly figured mahogany, oval top with two drop leaves, fan inlaid drawer flanked by fan patera on bellflower chain inlaid tapered legs, poplar and white pine secondary with cherry gates, 28-1/2 x 21 x 31-1/4 in.
Provenance: Hardenberg-Hasbruck family, New York; Collection of John and Rebecca Zoler, sold Sotheby's January 22, 2005, lot 630 ($55,000); Private Collection
Note: Sotheby's catalog notes "the mate to this table sold in these rooms, important Americana, October 10, 1998, lot 270. Its drawer had a pencil inscription reading 'left to Georgiana Ethel von Klock by her aunt Susu Estella v. k. Muleux?, May 1921'".
excellent overall, corner patch at one leaf, probably original brass pull, typical bumps at legs, scattered surface flaws and minor veneer repairs, brass on false drawer reset or replaced
Hardenberg-Hasbruck family, New York; Collection of John and Rebecca Zoler, sold Sotheby's January 22, 2005, lot 630 ($55,000); Private Collection
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