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Liza and Michael Moses Photographic Archive, Yale University Art Gallery
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High chest of drawers


Object number

RIF818

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

85 1/2 x 39 3/4 x 20 3/4 in. (217.17 x 100.965 x 52.705 cm)

Date

1760–1780

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Possibly made in Warwick, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

By descent in the Greene, Doane, and Perkins families of Warwick, Rhode Island, and Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., New York, November 19–22, 1980, lot 1350

Associated names

Greene family
Doane family
Perkins family
Sotheby Parke Bernet

Notes


Bibliography

Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, Important American Furniture and Related Decorative Arts, sale cat. (November 19–22, 1980), lot 1350.
Michael Moses, Master Craftsmen of Newport: The Townsends and Goddards (Tenafly, N.J.: MMI Americana Press, 1984), 39, fig. 1.22.