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Dressing table


Object number

RIF976

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

29 1/2 x 33 in. (74.93 x 83.82 cm) Width, case: 29 1/2 in. (74.93 cm)

Date

1740–1760

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Connecticut, formerly said to have been made in Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany (primary)

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Harry Arons, Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1969. Israel Sack, Inc., New York, 1970; sold to Dr. and Mrs. Clifford A. Poppens

Associated names

Harry Arons
Israel Sack, Inc.
Dr. and Mrs. Clifford A. Poppens

Bibliography

American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1989), vol. 3, p. 694, P3271, ill.
"Harry Arons advertisement," Antiques 95, no. 1 (January 1969): 29, ill.
Albert Sack, The New Fine Points of Furniture: Early American (New York: Crown Publishers, 1993), 208, ill.