Maker: Attributed to John Goddard (1724–1785)
Geography: Made in Newport, Rhode Island, United States
Dimensions: 27 3/4 x 33 1/4 x 16 1/2 in. (70.5 x 84.5 x 41.9 cm)
Credit Line: Friends of the American Wing Fund, 1967
Accession Number: 67.114.1
This example of the classic Newport blockfront card table is perfectly proportioned and finely executed. The distinctive manner in which the knees and feet are carved is associated with the famous local maker John Goddard (1724–1785).