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Dressing table


Object number

RIF3927

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

90.805 x 48.26 x 38.1 cm (35 3/4 x 19 x 15 in.)

Date

1815–1825

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Possibly made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany and mahogany veneer

Inscriptions

According to the Skinner's sale catalogue a label on inside of drawer reads: "This wash stand is the property of Mrs. Everard Appleton, Bridgham Farm, Pleasant Street, Rumford, R.I. Loaned to the Colonial Dames of R.I. for 3 months from Feb. 22-1936."

Style

Federal

Provenance

Mrs. Everard Appleton, Rumford, Rhode Island, 1936. Skinner's, Boston, November 1, 2003, lot 119

Associated names

Mrs. Everard Appleton
Skinner, Inc.

Bibliography

Skinner, Inc., Boston and Bolton, Mass., American Furniture and Decorative Arts, sale cat. (November 1, 2003), 56, lot 119, ill.