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Side chair


Object number

RIF3556

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 97.155 cm (38 1/4 in.); Height, seat: 43.18 cm (17 in.)

Date

1750–1775

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Black walnut

Inscriptions

Affixed brass plaque reads: "Ebenezer Storer 1730-1807"

Style

Queen Anne, Chippendale

Provenance

Ebenezer Storer (1730–1807), Boston. Skinner, Bolton, Massachusetts, February 24, 2001, lot 584A

Associated names

Ebenezer Storer
Skinner, Inc.

See also


Bibliography

Skinner, Inc., Bolton, Mass., American Furniture and Decorative Arts: Featuring the Folk Art Collection of Milton Simpson, sale cat. (February 24, 2001), 107, lot 584A, ill.
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), 268n6.