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Dressing table


Object number

RIF1548

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Overall: 76.2 x 83.82 x 53.34cm (30 x 33 x 21in.)

Date

1740–1760

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Cherry (primary); sycamore (secondary)

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Israel Sack, Inc., New York, 1967

Associated names

Israel Sack, Inc.

Bibliography

American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1989), vol. 2, p. 386, no. 974, ill.
Michael Moses, Master Craftsmen of Newport: The Townsends and Goddards (Tenafly, N.J.: MMI Americana Press, 1984), 42, fig. 1.26.