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Side chair


Object number

RIF4965

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1740–1760

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Possibly made in Boston, or possibly made in Rhode Island, formerly said to have been made in Pennsylvania
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Walnut

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Irving S. Olds (1887–1963), New York; consigned by his estate to Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, January 11, 1964, lot 122

Associated names

Irving S. Olds
Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc.

See also


Bibliography

Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, Eighteenth Century American Cabinetwork, Oriental Lowestoft [Chinese Export], Other Decorative Objects, All from Private Owners Including Estate of the Late Irving S. Olds, sale cat. (January 11, 1964), 28, lot 123, 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), 257n8.