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Chest of drawers


Object number

RIF1504

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

85.725 x 97.79 x 60.96 cm (33 3/4 x 38 1/2 x 24 in.)

Date

1785–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Balogh Gallery, Charlottesville, Virginia, 1982. Thomas Schwenke, New York, by 1984

Associated names

Balogh Gallery Incorporated
Thomas G. Schwenke, Inc.

Construction

Said to retain its original brasses.

Bibliography

"Balogh Gallery, Inc., advertisement," Antiques 122, no. 3 (September 1982): 442, ill.
"Thomas G. Schwenke, Inc., advertisement," Antiques 125, no. 3 (March 1984): 504, ill.