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Photo: Courtesy Winterthur Museum and Country Estate, Del., 1957.872
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Sofa


Object number

RIF4515

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 94.62 x 162.56 x 55.88 cm (37 1/4 x 64 x 22 in.)

Date

1800–1810

Current location

Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library

Geography

Made in Massachusetts, or made in Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany (primary); beech (seat rails); and birch (medial braces)

Style

Sheraton

Provenance

Benjamin Flayderman (1896–1975), Boston, Massachusetts. Winterthur Museum and Country Estate, Delaware, by 1957

Associated names

Israel Sack
Benjamin Flayderman

See also


Bibliography

Charles F. Montgomery, American Furniture: The Federal Period, 1788–1825 (New York: Viking Press, 1966), 308–309, no. 274, ill.