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From: American Art Association, Inc., American Antiques from New England: Collection of Fred Wellington Ayer, Bangor, Maine , sale cat. (May 3 and 4, 1929), 115, lot. 442.
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Chest of drawers


Object number

RIF1261

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 33 x 35 1/2 in. (83.82 x 90.17 cm)

Date

1765–1775

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Connecticut, formerly said to have been made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Fred Wellington Ayer (1855–1936), Bangor, Maine, before 1929; consigned to American Art Association, New York, May 3–4, 1929, lot 442; sold to Francis P. Garvan (1875–1937), New York; consigned to American Art Association, Anderson Galleries, Inc., New York, January 8-10, 1931, lot 367

Associated names

Fred Wellington Ayer
Francis P. Garvan
American Art Association
Anderson Galleries

Bibliography

American Art Association, New York, American Antiques from New England: Collection of Fred Wellington Ayer, Bangor, Maine, sale cat. (May 3–4, 1929), 115, lot 442, ill.
Anderson Galleries and American Art Association, New York, Selections From The Collection of Francis P. Garvan, sale cat. (January 8–10, 1931), 238, lot 367, ill.