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From: Nancy G. Evans, "A Pair of Distinctive Chairs from Newport, Rhode Island," Antiques, 145, no. 1 (January 1994): 192
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Side chair, low


Object number

RIF4956

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 35 in. (88.9 cm)

Date

1760–1790

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Probably made in Newport, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Walnut

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Israel Sack, Inc., New York, before 1994

Associated names

Israel Sack, Inc.

See also


Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, "A Pair of Distinctive Chairs from Newport, Rhode Island," Antiques 145, no. 1 (January 1994): 192, 193, ill.
Patricia E. Kane et al., Art and Industry in Early America: Rhode Island Furniture, 1650–1830, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2016), 357n4.