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Dining table


Object number

RIF5067

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

71.76 x 155.58 x 123.19 cm (28 1/4 x 61 1/4 x 48 1/2 in.)

Date

1715–1735

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Maple (primary); birch (secondary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

William and Mary

Provenance

Lillian Blankley Cogan, Farmington, Connecticut. Gordon Crumpler, Colonial Heights, Virginia. Crawford and Goodman, Richmond, Virginia. Dr. Henry P. Deyerle (1917–1994) and Mrs. Henry P. Deyerle (née Mary Elizabeth Savage, 1915–1994), Harrisonburg, Virginia; consigned by their estate to Sotheby's, New York (sale held in Charlottesville, Virginia), May 26–27, 1995, lot 372

Associated names

Lillian Blankley Cogan
Gordon Crumpler
Crawford and Goodman Antiques
Dr. Henry Price Deyerle
Mary Elizabeth Deyerle
Sotheby's

Bibliography

Sotheby's, Charlottesville, Va., Important Americana: The Collection of Dr. and Mrs. Henry P. Deyerle, sale cat. (May 26–27, 1995), lot 372, ill.
Erik Gronning and Dennis Andrew Carr, "Rhode Island Gateleg Tables," Antiques 165, no. 5 (May 2004): 126, pl. VII, 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), 183n1.