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From: National Art Galleries, Inc., American Furniture: The Collections of King Hooper, Inc., Hyman Kaufman & Herbert Lawton, sale cat. (December 3, 4, 5, 1931) 278, lot 510
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Side chair


Object number

RIF2328

Maker

Maker Unknown
Maker formerly attributed John Goddard, 1723/24–1785

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1760–1775

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Massachusetts, formerly said to have been made in Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Hyman Kaufman (died 1947), Boston, Massachusetts; consigned to National Art Galleries, New York, December 3–5, 1931, lot 510; sold to Edith B. Tranter, Mantor, Kentucky; consigned by her estate to Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, January 17–19, 1952, lot 342

Associated names

Hyman Kaufman
National Art Galleries, Inc.
Edith B. Tranter
Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc.

Bibliography

National Art Galleries, Inc., New York, American Furniture: The Collections of King Hooper, Inc., Hyman Kaufman and Herbert Lawton, sale cat. (December 3–5, 1931), 278–279, lot 510, ill.
Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, American Furniture, Quilts, Coverlets and Decorations: Property of the Estate of the Late Edith B. Tranter and of Other Owners, sale cat. (January 17–19, 1952), 60, lot 342.