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From: Rhode Island History vol.17, no. 4 (October 1958):124
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Side chair


Object number

RIF4349

Maker

Maker Unknown
Maker: attributed to John Carlile, Sr., 1727 - 1796; worked 1751-1796
Maker: attributed to Robert Sterry Burrough, 1773 - 1844

Dimensions

Height: 91.44 cm (36 in.); Width: 45.403 cm (17 7/8 in.)

Date

1800–1820

Current location

The Rhode Island Historical Society

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Cherry

Style

Hepplewhite

Provenance

Dr. Louisa Paine Tingley (1869–1952), Providence, Rhode Island; given to the Rhode Island Historical Society, Providence, 1952

Associated names

Dr. Louisa Paine Tingley

Bibliography

Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr., "Catalog of The Rhode Island Historical Society Furniture Collection," Rhode Island History 17, no. 4 (October 1958): 124–25, no. 46, ill.