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Roundabout chair


Object number

RIF4834

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 80.01 cm (31 1/2 in.); Width: 42.545 cm (16 3/4 in.)

Date

1750–1770

Current location

Newport Restoration Foundation, Rhode Island

Geography

Probably made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Birch (primary); yellow poplar, pine, and chestnut (secondary)

Provenance

By descent in the Hazard family, Narragansett, Rhode Island. Donald R. Sack, Buck Hill Falls, Pennsylvania, 1991; sold to Ann (1917–1999) and Philip Holzer (1919–2011) , Great Neck, New York; consigned to Sotheby's, New York, January 20–21, 2012, lot 231; sold to Newport Restoration Foundation, Rhhode Island

Associated names

Hazard Family
Donald R. Sack American Antiques
Ann Holzer
Philip Holzer
Sotheby's

Bibliography

Philip Holzer, Philip and Ann Holzer Collection Supplement to Catalogue (n.p.: privately printed, 1993), 174–175, no. 65, fig. 65.1.
Sotheby's, New York, Important Americana: Furniture, Folk Art, Silver, Porcelain, Prints, and Carpets, sale cat. (January 20–21, 2012), 165, lot 231.