image of object
Photo: Courtesy Newport Restoration Foundation, R.I., 2002.138
Click the image to enlarge

Dining table


Object number

RIF4405

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

26 1/4 x 49 in. (66.675 x 124.46 cm)

Date

1740–1770

Current location

Newport Restoration Foundation, Rhode Island

Geography

Made in New England, Possibly made in Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

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) 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), 44, lot 131.