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From: Wendy A. Cooper, "The Purchase of Furniture and Furnishings by John Brown, Providence Merchant, Part II: 1788-1803," Antiques 103 (April 1973): 738
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Side chair


Object number

RIF4269

Maker

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

Dimensions

99.695 x 53.023 x 46.355 cm (39 1/4 x 20 7/8 x 18 1/4 in.)

Date

1789–1803

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); ash (front and back rails); cedar (corner braces)

Style

Hepplewhite

Provenance

John Brown (1736–1803), Providence, Rhode Island. Herreshoff collection, Bristol, Rhode Island, by 1973

Associated names

John Brown
Herreshoff Collection

Notes

See RIF35.

See also


Bibliography

Wendy A. Cooper, "The Purchase of Furniture and Furnishings by John Brown, Providence Merchant, Part 2: 1788–1803," Antiques 103, no. 4 (April 1973): 738, fig. 5.