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Dressing table


Object number

RIF2979

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 30 in. (76.2 cm) Case width: 22 7/8 in. (58.103 cm) top width: 31 in. (78.74 cm) case depth: 17 1/4 in. (43.815 cm) top depth: 21 3/4 in. (55.245 cm)

Date

1740–1760

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island, or made in Coastal Connecticut
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Walnut

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Gloria and Richard Manney, New York; consigned to Sotheby's, New York, June 23–24, 1993

Associated names

Gloria Manney
Richard Manney
Sotheby's

Construction

Stock for the legs is pieced, which is unusual.

Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York, Fine Americana, sale cat. (June 23–24, 1993), lot 477, ill.