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Chest-on-chest


Object number

RIF2566

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 226.061 cm (89 in.); Width: 108.585 cm (42 3/4 in.)

Date

1760–1780

Current location

Newport Restoration Foundation, Rhode Island

Geography

Made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Sotheby Parke Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, January 24–27, 1973, lot 947; sold to Doris Duke (1912–1993), Newport, Rhode Island; bequeathed to the Newport Restoration Foundation, 1993

Associated names

Sotheby Parke Bernet
Doris Duke

See also


Bibliography

Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, Americana Week, sale cat. (January 24–27, 1973), 228–229, lot 947, ill.
"Sotheby Parke Bernet advertisement," Antiques 103, no. 1 (January 1973): 45, ill.