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Tall chest of drawers


Object number

RIF3862

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 111.76 cm (44 in.); Width: 91.44 cm (36 in.)

Date

1740–1760

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Maple

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Northeast Auctions, Portsmouth, New Hampshire (sale held Manchester, New Hampshire), March 3-4, 2001, lot 994

Associated names

Northeast Auctions

Notes

This chest of drawers relates to RIF563 and RIF4062 in the use of dovetails to join the front and side feet, although on this example and RIF4062 they are half-blind.

Bibliography

Northeast Auctions, Portsmouth, N.H., New Hampshire Weekend Americana Auction, sale cat. (March 3–4, 2001), 160, lot 994, ill.