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Banister-back armchair


Object number

RIF2614

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1720–1740

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Probably made in Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Maple

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

William and Mary

Provenance

Mrs. L. Wister Randolph, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, and Narragansett, Rhode Island, before 1974; consigned to Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., New York, November 12–16, 1974, lot 1426

Associated names

Mrs. L. Wister Randolph
Sotheby Parke Bernet

Bibliography

Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, The American Heritage Society Auction of Americana, sale cat. (November 12–16, 1974), 383, lot 1425, ill.