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Desk and bookcase


Object number

RIF1654

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

81 x 36 x 19 3/4 in. (205.74 x 91.44 x 50.165 cm) Height (writing level): 31 1/8 in. (79.058 cm)

Date

1750–1770

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Walnut (primary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Israel Sack, Inc., New York, 1976

Associated names

Israel Sack, Inc.

Bibliography

American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1989), vol. 5, p. 1369, P4396, ill.