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Side chair


Object number

RIF2890

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1740–1760

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Maple

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., New York, March 13, 1982, lot 314

Associated names

Sotheby Parke Bernet

Notes

The double-ring turnings on the medial stretcher, the prominence of the rings on the side stretchers near the back legs, and the squareness of the back legs where they meet the floor suggest a Rhode Island origin.

See also


Bibliography

Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, Americana, sale cat. (March 13, 1982), lot 314, ill.