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Upholstered armchair


Object number

RIF3413

Maker

Maker Unknown
Maker: formerly attributed to Job Townsend, Sr., 1699 - 1765
Maker: formerly attributed to Christopher Townsend, 1701-1787

Dimensions

Height: 109.22 cm (43 in.); Height, seat: 35.56 cm (14 in.); Width, seat: 67.31 cm (26 1/2 in.); Width, arm: 78.105 cm (30 3/4 in.); Depth: 64.135 cm (25 1/4 in.); Depth, seat: 52.07 cm (20 1/2 in.)

Date

1755–1775

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island, or made in Providence, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany (primary)

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc., New York, New York, 1987

Associated names

Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc.

See also


Bibliography

"Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc., advertisement," Antiques 131, no. 1 (January 1987): 8, ill.