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From: "Kenneth E. Tuttle Antiques advertisement," Antiques, vol. 169, no. 1 (January 2006): 15
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Desk and bookcase


Object number

RIF3143

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

91 1/2 x 40 3/4 x 23 1/2 in. (232.411 x 103.505 x 59.69 cm)

Date

1760–1780

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Walnut

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Christie's East, New York, October 19, 1994, lot 234. Kenneth E. Tuttle Antiques, Gardiner, Maine, 2006

Associated names

Christie's East
Kenneth E. Tuttle Antiques

Construction

According to the Christie's East auction catalogue, the feet are replaced.

Bibliography

Christie's East, New York, American Furniture, Paintings, Folk Art, Decorative Objects, and Chinese Export Porcelain, sale cat. (October 19, 1994), lot 234, ill.
"Kenneth E. Tuttle Antiques advertisement," Antiques 169, no. 1 (January 2006): 15.