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Side chair


Object number

RIF2477

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Overall: 96.52 x 53.34 x 46.99 cm (38 x 21 x 18 1/2 in.) Other (Seat height): 40.64 cm (16 in.)

Date

1790–1810

Current location

Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design

Geography

Made in Rhode Island, or made in New York
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany

Style

Federal

Provenance

Dr. Frank Leslie Day (1856–1926), Providence, Rhode Island; bequeathed by him to Henry Dexter Sharpe (1872–1954), Providence; given by him to the Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, 1934

Associated names

Dr. Frank Leslie Day
Henry Dexter Sharpe

See also


Bibliography

Christopher P. Monkhouse and Thomas S. Michie, American Furniture in Pendleton House (Providence: RISD Museum, 1986), 180–181, no. 123, ill.