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Tall chest of drawers


Object number

RIF855

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

59 1/2 x 36 x 18 in. (151.13 x 91.44 x 45.72 cm)

Date

1780-1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Maple

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Julia Ann Hawes (died 1851); by descent to the Hawes-Clap family. CRN Auctions, Inc., Cambridge, Massachusetts, November 16, 2003, lot 157. Nathan Liverant and Son, Colchester, Connecticut, 2004

Associated names

Julia Ann Hawes
Hawes/Clap family
CRN Auctions, Inc.
Nathan Liverant and Son

Bibliography

"CRN Auctions, Inc., advertisement," Antiques and the Arts Weekly (November 7, 2003): 122.
Jeanne Schinto, "CRN Auctions' Annual Fall Sale," Maine Antique Digest (February 2004): 1–D, ill.
"Nathan Liverant and Son advertisement," Antiques and the Arts Weekly (April 9, 2004): 35, ill.
"Americana and English, including The Sally Larkin Case Connecticut Estate," http://www.crnauctions.com/ (accessed August 31, 2009), lot 157 (November 16, 2003).
Patricia E. Kane et al., Art and Industry in Early America: Rhode Island Furniture, 1650–1830, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2016), 106–107, fig. 10.