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Side chair


Object number

RIF4445

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 38 in. (96.52 cm)

Date

1740–1760

Current location

Worcester Art Museum, Massachusetts

Geography

Probably made in Massachusetts, formerly said to have been made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Stephen Salisbury (died 1829), Boston, and Worcester, Massachusetts; by descent to his son, Stephen Salisbury II (1798–1884), Worcester; by descent to his son, Stephen Salisbury III (1835–1905), Worcester; bequeathed by him to the Worcester Art Museum, 1905

Associated names

Stephen Salisbury I
Stephen Salisbury II
Stephen Salisbury III

See also


Bibliography

Dagmar E. Reutlinger, The Colonial Epoch in America, exh. cat. (Worcester, Mass.: Worcester Art Museum, Massachusetts, 1975), 56–57, no. 65, ill.