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Slant-front desk


Object number

RIF3268

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1780–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Maple (primary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Nathaniel Greene Herreshoff (1848–1938), Bristol, Rhode Island; by descent to L. Francis Herreshoff (1890–1972), Marblehead, Massachusetts. Skinner, Inc., Bolton, Massachusetts, June 16, 1990, lot 122

Associated names

Skinner, Inc.
Nathaniel Green
John Brown Francis Herreshoff Esq.

Bibliography

Skinner, Inc., Bolton, Mass., Americana, sale cat. (June 16, 1990), lot 122, ill.