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From: Anderson Galleries, New York, Eighteenth Century American Furniture Sold by Order of Morris Berry Plainville, Connecticut, sale cat. (November 9–10, 1928) 23, lot 57
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Slant-front desk


Object number

RIF1467

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 104.14cm (41in.) Width: 97.79cm (38 1/2in.)

Date

1760–1790

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Morris Berry (ca. 1886–after 1940), Plainville, Connecticut; consigned to The Anderson Galleries, New York, November 9–10, 1928, lot 57

Associated names

Morris Berry
Anderson Galleries

Bibliography

Anderson Galleries, New York, Eighteenth Century American Furniture Sold By Order of Morris Berry, Plainville, Connecticut, sale cat. (November 9–10, 1928), 23, lot 57.