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Easy chair


Object number

RIF2842

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1740–1760

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Probably made in Massachusetts, or possibly made in Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Walnut and maple rear legs and stretcher

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Donald S. Morrison, New Jersey; consigned by his estate to Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., New York, April 30 and May 1–3, 1980, lot 1502

Associated names

Donald S. Morrison
Sotheby Parke Bernet

Bibliography

Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, Fine Americana, vol. 2, American Folk Sculpture, Glass, Decoys, Folk Art, Furniture and Related Decorative Arts, sale cat. (April 30–May 3, 1980), lot 1502, ill.
"Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., advertisement," Antiques 117, no. 4 (April 1980): 708.