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Desk and bookcase


Object number

RIF2870

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

88 x 40 x 20 in. (223.52 x 101.6 x 50.8 cm)

Date

1785–1805

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Maple

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Sotheby's, New York, January 31 and Februrary 1–2, 1985, lot 966

Associated names

Sotheby's

Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York, Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Silver, Chinese Export Porcelain, and Rugs, sale cat. (January 31, February 1–2, 1985), lot 966, ill.