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High chest of drawers


Object number

RIF2610

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 69 1/2 in. (176.53 cm) Width: 38 1/2 in. (97.79 cm)

Date

1750–1770

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Maple (primary, pine (secondary)

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., New York, November 12–16, 1974, lot 1189

Associated names

Sotheby Parke Bernet

Bibliography

Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, The American Heritage Society Auction of Americana, sale cat. (November 12–16, 1974), 320, lot 1189, ill.
Patricia E. Kane et al., Art and Industry in Early America: Rhode Island Furniture, 1650–1830, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2016), 231n4.