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Easy chair


Object number

RIF3423

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

116.84 x 80.645 x 64.77 cm (46 x 31 3/4 x 25 1/2 in.)

Date

1750–1770

Current location

Private collection

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); walnut and maple (secondary)

Marks

None

Inscriptions

None

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lee Gill, New York; sold to Gary R. Sullivan Antiques, Inc., Sharon, Massachusetts, 2007; sold to private collection

Associated names

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lee Gill
Gary R. Sullivan Antiques, Inc.

See also


Bibliography

Patricia E. Kane et al., Art and Industry in Early America: Rhode Island Furniture, 1650–1830, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2016), 77, fig. 11.