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Side chairs, pair from an assembled set of six


Object number

RIF1377

Maker

Maker: possibly John Carlile and Sons, active 1789–1803

Dimensions

Height, seat: 45.72 cm (18 in.)

Date

1789–1803

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Hepplewhite

Provenance

Thomas Mellon Evans (1911–1997) and Betty Barton Evans(1923–2013), New York; consigned to Sotheby's, New York, June 19, 1998, lot 2131

Associated names

Thomas Mellon Evans
Betty Barton Evans
Sotheby's

Notes

See RIF35

See also


Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York, Important American Furniture from the Collection of the Late Thomas Mellon and Betty Evans, sale cat. (June 19, 1998), 114, lot 2131, ill.