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Slant-front desk


Object number

RIF522

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

106.68 x 92.71 x 46.99 cm (42 x 36 1/2 x 18 1/2 in.)

Date

1760–1790

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Cherry

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Northeast Auctions, Portsmouth, New Hampshire (sale held Manchester, New Hampshire), March 4–5, 2000, lot 591. Skinner, Inc., Boston, November 1–2, 2002, lot 479

Associated names

Northeast Auctions
Skinner, Inc.

Bibliography

Northeast Auctions, Portsmouth, N.H., New Hampshire Auction: Important American Furniture, sale cat. (March 4–5, 2000), 70, lot 591, ill.
Skinner, Inc., Boston, American Furniture and Decorative Arts, sale cat. (November 1–2, 2002), 86, lot 479.