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Side chairs, set of five


Object number

RIF4371

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

99.06 x 44.45 x 55.88 cm (39 x 17 1/2 x 22 in.)

Date

1755–1775

Current location

Newport Restoration Foundation, Rhode Island

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Walnut

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Dorothy A. Quigley (died prior to 1970), Lock Haven, Pennsylvania; consigned by her estate to Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, January 31, 1970, lot 23; sold by them to Doris Duke (1912–1993), Newport, Rhode Island; bequeathed by her to the Newport Restoration Foundation, 1993

Associated names

Dorothy A.Quigley
Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc.
Doris Duke

See also


Bibliography

Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, Important Eighteenth Century American Furniture: Property from the Estate of the Late Dorothy A. Quigley, Lock Haven, PA, sale cat. (January 31, 1970), lot 23, ill.