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Side chairs, pair


Object number

RIF3940

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 95.25 cm (37 1/2 in.); Height, seat: 43.18 cm (17 in.)

Date

1780–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island, or made in Hartford, Connecticut
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany

Style

Federal

Provenance

David Dunton Antiques, Woodbury, Connecticut, 1990; sold by them to Geoffrey Paul, Essex, Connecticut; consigned by him to Northeast Auctions, Portsmouth, New Hampshire (sale held Manchester, New Hampshire), August 4, 2002, lot 635

Associated names

David Dunton Antiques
Geoffrey Paul
Northeast Auctions

Bibliography

"David Dunton advertisement," Antiques 137, no. 6 (December 1990): 1192.
Northeast Auctions, Hampton and Portsmouth, N.H., The Contents of the Captain Henry Lay Champlin House Property from the Collection of Geoffrey Paul, sale cat. (August 4, 2002), 58–59, lot 635, ill.