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Side chair


Object number

RIF502

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1780–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island and Connecticut border area
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Possibly Benjamin Babcock Hewitt, Mystic, Connecticut; by descent to his son, Benjamin Pendleton Hewitt, Mystic; by descent to his son Benjamin H. Hewitt (born 1884), Mystic, and North Stonington, Connecticut ; by descent to his son, Benjamin Attmore Hewitt (1921–2006) New Haven, Connecticut, and later Wakefield, Rhode Island; consigned by his estate to Northeast Auctions, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, October 28–29, 2006, lot 799

Associated names

Benjamin Babcock Hewitt
Benjamin Pendleton Hewitt
Benjamin Attmore Hewitt
Northeast Auctions

See also


Bibliography

Northeast Auctions, Portsmouth, N.H., Fall New Hampshire Weekend Auction, sale cat. (October 28–29, 2006), 119, lot 799.