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Easy chair


Object number

RIF2584

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1740–1760

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Probably made in Massachusetts, or possibly made in Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Ginsburg and Levy, New York; sold to Dorothy Marsh McGavack (1896–1973), New York; consigned to Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., New York, January 24–27, 1973, lot 490

Associated names

Dorothy Marsh McGavack
Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc.

Bibliography

Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, Americana: Important Furniture, American Furniture, American Historical Prints and Chinese Export Porcelatin, sale cat. (May 16, 18–19, 1973), 137, lot 490, ill.