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Desk and bookcase


Object number

RIF2685

Maker

Maker Unknown
Maker formerly attributed Webb and Scott, 1814 - 1815
Alternate name(s): Adrian Webb and Charles Scott, Webb & Scott

Dimensions

Height: 168.91 cm (66 1/2 in.); Width: 115.57 cm (45 1/2 in.)

Date

ca. 1815

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Cherry

Style

Federal

Provenance

Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., New York, January 30–31 and February 1, 1975, lot 1004. Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., January 29–31, 1976, lot 490

Associated names

Sotheby Parke Bernet

Bibliography

Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, American Furniture and Decorations, sale cat. (June 13, 1975), lot 109, ill.
Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, Americana, sale cat. (January 30–February 1, 1975), lot 1004, ill.
Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, The American Heritage Society Auction of Americana, sale cat. (November 6–8, 1975), lot 490, ill.
Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, Americana, sale cat. (January 29–31, 1976), lot 490, ill.