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Roundabout chair


Object number

RIF3017

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1740–1760

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Probably made in Massachusetts, formerly said to have been made in Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Walnut

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. Mitchell Taradash, Ardsley-on-Hudson, New York, by 1946; Israel Sack, Inc., New York, 1974. Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., New York, January 26 and 28, 1984, lot 774

Associated names

Sotheby Parke Bernet
Mitchell M. Taradash
Israel Sack, Inc.

Bibliography

"Tables and Chairs, Some Significant Examples from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Mitchell Taradash," Antiques 49, no. 6 (June 1946): 358, ill.
American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1989), vol. 4, p. 1088, pl 3967, ill.
Sotheby's, New York, Important American Furniture, Decorations, Silver, and Chinese Export Porcelain, sale cat. (January 26 and 28, 1984), lot 774, ill.