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Bureau table


Object number

RIF791

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

81.28 x 86.36 x 49.53 cm (32 x 34 x 19 1/2 in.)

Date

1760–1780

Current location

Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); chestnut and pine (secondary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Rogers family, Newburgh, New York; by descent to Mrs. George Connal-Rowan (née Helena de St. Prie Case); bequeathed to Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, by 1980

Associated names

Rogers family
Mrs. George Connal-Rowan

Bibliography

Christopher P. Monkhouse, "American Furniture Recently Acquired by the Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design," Antiques 118, no. 1 (July 1980): 129, fig. 4.