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From: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, vol. 5 (Alexandria, Va.: Highland House Publishers, 1974): 1127, P4213
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Chest of drawers


Object number

RIF1658

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

35 1/4 x 41 3/4 x 21 1/4 in. (89.535 x 106.045 x 53.975 cm)

Date

1780–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Possibly made in Newport, Rhode Island, or possibly made in Massachusetts
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany (primary); yellow poplar and white pine (secondary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Mary Elizabeth Dolan Taradash (1903–1981) and Mitchell M. Taradash (1889–1973), Ardsley-on-Hudson, New York, by 1946; sold to Israel Sack, Inc., New York, by 1976

Associated names

Mitchell M. Taradash
Israel Sack, Inc.

See also


Bibliography

"American Furniture in the Taradash Collection," Antiques 50, no. 6 (December 1946): 394.
Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr., "The Newport Exhibition," Antiques 64, no. 1 (July 1953): 41, fig. 16.
Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr., The Arts and Crafts of Newport, Rhode Island, 1640–1820 (Newport, R.I.: Preservation Society of Newport County, 1954), 61, no. 35, ill.
American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1989), vol. 5, pp. 1127, 1277, P4213, ill.
"Israel Sack, Inc., advertisement," Antiques 108, no. 6 (December 1975): inside cover, ill.