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Stool


Object number

RIF2708

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

12 1/2 x 19 1/2 x 15 3/4 in. (31.75 x 49.53 x 40.01 cm)

Date

1740-1760

Current location

Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Walnut, mahogany; maple (seat frame), white pine, white oak Maple (slip seat frame)

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Henry Francis du Pont (1880–1969), Winterthur, Delaware; given by him to Winterthur Museum

Associated names

Henry Francis du Pont

Bibliography

Joseph Downs, American Furniture: Queen Anne and Chippendale Periods in the Henry Francis DuPont Winterthur Museum (New York: MacMillan Company, 1952), no. 292, ill.