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High chest of drawers


Object number

RIF3422

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

177.8 x 95.25 x 50.8 cm (70 x 37 1/2 x 20 in.)

Date

1760–1780

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Maple (primary)

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

CRN Auctions, Inc., Cambridge, Massachusetts, November 18, 2007, lot 115

Associated names

CRN Auctions, Inc.

Notes

The attribution to Rhode Island in the sale catalogue is based in part on the construction of the lower case where the sides are dovetailed together and the legs are glued in place.

Bibliography

"CRN Auctions, Inc., advertisement," Antiques and the Arts Weekly (November 18, 2007): 123, ill.
"CRN Auctions, Inc., Fall Americana and English Auction," Antiques and the Arts Weekly (November 18, 2007): lot 115, ill.
"Americana and English, including The Sally Larkin Case Connecticut Estate," http://www.crnauctions.com/ (accessed August 31, 2009), lot 115 (November 18, 2007 auction).