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High-post bed


Object number

RIF967

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

226.061 x 147.32 x 204.47 cm (89 x 58 x 80 1/2 in.)

Date

1760–1785

Current location

The Chipstone Foundation

Geography

Made in Massachusetts, or made in Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Maple (primary); pine (secondary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

John Walton, Inc., Griswold and Jewett City, Connecticut; sold to Polly Mariner Stone (1898–1995) and Stanley Stone (1896–1987), Fox Point, Wisconsin, 1977; bequeathed by Stanley Stone to The Chipstone Foundation, Fox Point, Wisconsin, 1987

Associated names

Richard Derby
John Walton, Inc.
Stanley Stone
Polly Mariner Stone

Bibliography

Oswaldo Rodriguez Roque, American Furniture at Chipstone (Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1984), 406–407, no. 191, ill.