A Classical Mahogany Worktable Attributed to Anthony Quervelle, Philadelphia, c.1830
This famous, well documented table employs a pedestal base which was
used by Anthony Quervelle and is the trademark of his work. A nearly identical example bearing a Quervelle label
is illustrated in Antiques Magazine August 1973 (see scan below). Another is illustrated in American Cabinetmakers by William C. Ketchum, Jr. as well
as other sources. The upper case has a beautiful matched veneer top
with rosewood crossbanding.
Height: 29 3/4 in. Width: 23 in. Depth: 16 1/2 in.
sw01306 - $18,000