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High-post bed


Object number

RIF1682

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 208.28cm (82in.)

Date

1780-1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Christie's, New York, April 11, 1981, lot 483. Roberta L. Carpenter, Newport, Rhode Island; consigned to Christie's, New York, January 26, 1991, lot 350

Associated names

Roberta L. Carpenter
Christie's

Bibliography

Christie's, New York, Important American Furniture, Silver, and Decorative Arts, sale cat. (April 11, 1981), 77, lot 483, ill.
Christie's, New York, Fine American Furniture, Silver, Folk Art, and Historical Prints, sale cat. (January 26, 1991), 221, lot 350, ill.