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Dining table


Object number

RIF4405

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 66.675 (26 1/4 in.); Depth: 124.46 cm (49 in.)

Date

1740–1770

Current location

Newport Restoration Foundation, Rhode Island

Geography

Made in New England, Possibly made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Maple

Marks

None

Inscriptions

"X," carved twice on underside of top

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 131; sold to Doris Duke (1912–1993), Newport, Rhode Island; bequeathed to the Newport Restoration Foundation, Rhode Island, 1993

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), 44, lot 131.