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Desk and bookcase


Object number

RIF2691

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Other (Height): 236.221 cm (93 in.) Other (Width): 97.155 cm (38 1/4 in.)

Date

1760–1780

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., New York, January 30–31 and Febraury 1, 1975, lot 1008

Associated names

Sotheby Parke Bernet

Bibliography

Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, Americana, sale cat. (January 30–February 1, 1975), lot 1008, ill.