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Tall chest of drawers


Object number

RIF855

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

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

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.