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Side chair


Object number

RIF3893

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

40 3/8 x 21 3/4 in. (102.553 x 55.245 cm)

Date

1740–1760

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Walnut

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Bayard Ewing (1916–1991) and Harriet K. Ewing, Providence, Rhode Island; consigned by her to Northeast Auctions, Hampton and Portsmouth, New Hampshire (sale held Manchester, New Hampshire), October 31 and November 1–2, 2003, lot 1523

Associated names

Bayard Ewing
Harriet K. Ewing
Northeast Auctions

See also


Bibliography

John T. Kirk, American Chairs: Queen Anne and Chippendale (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1972), 128, fig. 158.
John T. Kirk, American Furniture and the British Tradition to 1830 (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1982), 245, fig. 814.
Northeast Auctions, Portsmouth, N.H., New Hampshire Weekend Auction, sale cat. (October 31–November 2, 2003), 178, lot 1523, ill.