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Desk and bookcase


Object number

RIF2722

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 82 1/4 in. (208.915 cm) Width: 48 in. (121.92 cm)

Date

1750–1770

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Maple (primary); pine (secondary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Mrs. L. Wister Randolph, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, and Narragansett, Rhode Island, before 1974; consigned by her to Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., New York, January 29–31, 1976, lot 468

Associated names

Mrs. L. Wister Randolph
Sotheby Parke Bernet

Bibliography

Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, Fine Americana, sale cat. (May 15–17, 1975), lot 899, ill.
Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, Americana, sale cat. (January 29–31, 1976), lot 468, ill.