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Side chair


Object number

RIF3480

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

104.458 x 52.07 x 52.07 cm (41 1/8 x 20 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.)

Date

1735–1750

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Boston, Massachusetts
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Walnut

Marks

Chair frame marked: "III"; old slip seat frame marked "VI".

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Sotheby's, New York, October 22, 1995, lot 126. George and Lesley Schoedinger, St. Louis, Missouri; consigned by them to Christie's, New York, January 18, 2008, lot 5953

Associated names

Sotheby's
Leigh Keno American Antiques
Sotheby's

Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York, Important Americana, sale cat. (October 22, 1995), lot 128.
Nancy E. Richards and Nancy Goyne Evans, New England Furniture at Winterthur: Queen Anne and Chippendale Periods (Winterthur, Del.: Winterthur Publications, 1997), 29, fn. 2,3, ill.
David H. Conradsen, Useful Beauty: Early American Decorative Arts from St. Louis Collections, exh. cat. (Saint Louis: Saint Louis Art Museum, 1999), 18, fig. 2.
Christie's, New York, Property from the Collection of George and Lesley Schoedinger, sale cat. (January 18, 2008), 34–35, lot 4953, ill.