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From: Homer Eaton Keyes, "Two Branches of the Newport Townsends: An Editorial Note," Antiques 31 (June 1937): 308, fig. 7a
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Side chair


Object number

RIF1179

Maker

Maker Unknown

Date

1740–1760

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Probably made in Massachusetts, formerly said to have been made in Newport, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Mrs. Sanford Stoddard (née Hannah Gould Johnson, 1879–1965), Fairfield, Connecticut, until at least 1937

Associated names

Mrs. Sanford Stoddard

Bibliography

Homer Eaton Keyes, "Two Branches of the Newport Townsends," Antiques 31, no. 6 (June 1937): 308-310, fig. 7.