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Slant-front desk


Object number

RIF2429

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 117.475 cm (46 1/4 in.) Width: 104.14 cm (41 in.)

Date

1760–1780

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Mahogany (primary)

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Blin W. Page, Skowhegan, Maine by 1945; consigned by him to Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, January 26–27, 1945, lot 262

Associated names

Blin W. Page
Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc.

Bibliography

Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, New England Furniture and Decorations (1680-1820): Property of Blin W. Page, Skowhegan, Maine, sale cat. (January 26–27, 1945), 93, lot 262, ill.