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Side chair


Object number

RIF1635

Maker

Maker Unknown
Maker formerly attributed John Goddard, 1723/24–1785

Dimensions

Other (Height): 94.615cm (37 1/4in.)

Date

1760–1770

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); maple (slip seat frame)

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

By descent in the Iselin family, before 1971. Israel Sack, Inc., New York, 1971; consigned to Sotheby's, New York, January 20, 2002, lot 1201

Associated names

Iselin family
Sotheby's
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. 746, no. P3550, ill.
John T. Kirk, American Furniture and the British Tradition to 1830 (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1982), 252, fig. 851.
Sotheby's, New York, Selections from Israel Sack, Inc., sale cat. (January 20, 2002), 24–25, lot 1201, ill.