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Side chair


Object number

RIF3115

Maker

Maker: possibly John Carlile and Sons, active 1789–1803

Dimensions

Height: 97.79 cm (38 1/2 in.); Height, seat rail: 45.085 cm (17 3/4 in.); Width: 53.34 cm (21 in.); Depth: 45.72 cm (18 in.)

Date

1789–1803

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); pine (corner blocks)

Style

Federal

Provenance

Gunston Hall Plantation, Lorton, Virginia; consigned to Sotheby's, New York, January 20, 2002, lot 1071

Associated names

Gunston Hall Plantation
Sotheby's

Notes

See RIF35

See also


Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York, Property from the Collection of Gunston Hall Plantation, sale cat. (January 20, 2002), 48–49, lot 1071, ill.