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Side chairs, set of six


Object number

RIF2880

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1750–1770

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Possibly made in Newport, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Walnut

Inscriptions

"J. Godard. . .G" in ink on one slip seat frame

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, December 8, 1984, lot 354. Sotheby's, New York, June 27–28, 1985, lot 450. Robert O. Stuart, Limington, Maine, 1985

Associated names

Sotheby Parke Bernet
Sotheby's
Robert O. Stuart

Bibliography

Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, Important American Furniture and Folk Art, sale cat. (December 8, 1984), lot 354.
Sotheby's, New York, Fine American Furniture, Folk Art, Silver, and Pewter, sale cat. (June 27–28, 1985), lot 450, ill.
"Robert O. Stuart, Inc., advertisement," Antiques 128, no. 4 (October 1985): 580.