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Slant-front desk


Object number

RIF510

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

105.41 x 91.44 x 53.34 cm (41 1/2 x 36 x 21 in.)

Date

1760–1790

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Skinner, Inc., Boston and Bolton, Massachusetts (sale held Bolton, Massachusetts), October 27–28, 1989, lot 462. Valdemar F. Jacobsen, Cold Spring Harbor, Long Island, New York, 1994

Associated names

Skinner, Inc.
Valdemar F. Jacobsen

Bibliography

Skinner, Inc., Boston and Bolton, Mass., Americana, sale cat. (October 27–28, 1989), lot 462.
"Valdemar F. Jacobsen advertisement," Antiques 145, no. 3 (March 1994): 366, ill.