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Desk and bookcase


Object number

RIF1899

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Overall: 226.061 x 102.235 x 56.515cm (89 x 40 1/4 x 22 1/4in.)

Date

1770–1790

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Mahogany (primary)

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

William Greenleaf Boardman (1853–1908), Hartford, Connecticut. G. K. S. Bush, Inc., Washington, D. C., 1990

Associated names

William Greenleaf Boardman
G. K. S. Bush, Inc.

Bibliography

"G. K. S. Bush, Inc., advertisement," Antiques 137, no. 6 (June 1990): 1244, ill.