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Slant-front desk


Object number

RIF1729

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Overall: 106.68 x 95.25cm (42 x 37 1/2in.) Writing level: 78.105cm (30 3/4in.)

Date

1770–1790

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Probably made in Providence, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Maple (primary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Israel Sack, Inc., New York, 1984

Associated names

Israel Sack, Inc.

Bibliography

American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1989), vol. 8, p. 2087, P5577, ill.