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Side chair


Object number

RIF4554

Maker

Maker possibly by John Townsend, American, 1732–1809

Dimensions

Height: 97.155 cm (38 1/4 in.)

Date

1790–1810

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary)

Style

Federal

Provenance

Christie's, New York, January 15–16, 1999, lot 704

Associated names

Christie's

See also


Bibliography

Christie's, New York, Important American Furniture, Silver, Prints, Folk Art, and Decorative Arts, sale cat. (January 15–16, 1999), 161, lot 704, ill.