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From: Ralph E. Carpenter Jr., The Arts and Crafts of Newport Rhode Island: 1640-1820 (Newport, Rhode Island: The Preservation Society of Newport County, 1954):62, no. 36
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Chest of drawers


Object number

RIF1503

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

33 1/4 x 38 x 21 1/4 in. (84.455 x 96.52 x 53.975 cm)

Date

1780–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); white pine (secondary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr., Newport, Rhode Island, 1953

Associated names

Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr.

Bibliography

Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr., "The Newport Exhibition," Antiques 64, no. 1 (July 1953): 42, fig. 15.
Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr., The Arts and Crafts of Newport, Rhode Island, 1640–1820 (Newport, R.I.: Preservation Society of Newport County, 1954), 62, no. 36, ill.