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Side chair


Object number

RIF4177

Maker

Maker possibly by John Carlile and Sons, active 1789–1803

Dimensions

Height: 99.695 cm (39 1/4 in.)

Date

1789–1803

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); pine (corner blocks); beech (PR side rail); birch (PL side rail and rear rail); ash (front rail)

Style

Federal

Provenance

Ann Humphreville (1959–2007), Pennsylvania and California; consigned by her estate to Sotheby's, New York, September 26, 2008, lot 29

Associated names

Ann Humphreville
Sotheby's

Notes

See RIF35

See also


Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York, Important Americana, sale cat. (September 26, 2008), 44, lot 29, ill.