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High-post bed


Object number

RIF3229

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

222.25 x 144.78 x 197.485 cm (87 1/2 x 57 x 77 3/4 in.)

Date

1780-1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Thomas Robinson (1731–1817), Newport, Rhode Island; by descent in his family; consigned to Christie's, New York, January 22–23, 1993, lot 563; reoffered by Christie's, June 23, 1993, lot 207

Associated names

Christie's

Bibliography

Christie's, New York, Important American Furniture, Silver, Folk Art, and Decorative Arts, sale cat. (June 23, 1993), 135, lot 207, ill.
Christie's, New York, Important American Furniture, Silver, Prints, Folk Art, and Decorative Arts, sale cat. (January 22–23, 1993), lot 563, ill.