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Side chair


Object number

RIF1632

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 39 1/2 in. (100.33 cm)

Date

1740–1760

Current location

Private collection

Geography

Probably made in Massachusetts, formerly said to have been made in Newport, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Walnut (primary)

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

William B. Shea; sold to Israel Sack, Inc., New York, 1969; sold to a private collection, Alexandria, Va., 1970

Associated names

William B. Shea
Israel Sack, Inc.

See also


Bibliography

American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1989), vol. 3, p. 605, 1376, ill.