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High-post bed


Object number

RIF3007

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

212.725 x 149.225 x 191.77 cm (83 3/4 x 58 3/4 x 75 1/2 in.)

Date

1780-1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

John Nicholas Brown (1900–1979), Newport, Rhode Island. Christie's, New York, June 3, 1989, lot 71. Sotheby's, New York, January 18, 1998, lot 1718

Associated names

Christie's
John Nicholas Brown
Sotheby's

Bibliography

Christie's, New York, Fine American Furniture, Silver, Folk Art, and Decorative Arts, sale cat. (June 3, 1989), 50–51, lot 71, ill.
Sotheby's, New York, Important Americana, Furniture, and Folk Art, sale cat. (January 18, 1998), lot 1718, ill.