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Easy chair


Object number

RIF3648

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 120.65 cm (47 1/2 in.)

Date

1735–1736

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Probably made in Massachusetts
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Walnut

Inscriptions

"This Chair was begun to be maid, the 9th of March 1735/6" in ink on a rail inside the back of the chair

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Christie's, New York, January 23, 1988, lot 307

Associated names

Christie's

See also


Bibliography

Christie's, New York, Fine American Furniture, Silver, Folk Art, and Decorative Arts, sale cat. (January 23, 1988), 157, lot 307, ill.