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From: Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, Important American Furniture: Property from the Estate of the Late Cornelius C. Moore, Newport, Rhode Island, sale cat. (October 30, 1971), 40, lot 123.
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Looking glass


Object number

RIF4396

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

51 1/2 x 22 5/8 x 1 1/4 in. (130.81 x 57.468 x 3.175 cm)

Date

1740–60

Current location

Newport Restoration Foundation, Rhode Island

Geography

Probably made in, formerly said to have been made in Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Unknown

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Cornelius C. Moore (1885–1970), Newport, Rhode Island; consigned by his estate to Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, October 30, 1971, lot 123; sold to Doris Duke (1912–1993) for Newport Restoration Foundation, Rhode Island, 1971; Whitehorne House Museum, Newport Restoration Foundation, Rhode Island, from 1974

Associated names

Cornelius C. Moore
Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc.
Doris Duke

Bibliography

Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, Important American Furniture: Property from the Estate of the Late Cornelius C. Moore, sale cat. (October 30, 1971), 40, lot 123, ill.