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Side chair


Object number

RIF5433

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1760–1790

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Mahogany

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Northeast Auctions, Portsmouth, New Hampshire (sale held Manchester, New Hampshire), August 5–7, 2011, lot 1253

Associated names

Northeast Auctions

Bibliography

Northeast Auctions, Portsmouth, N.H., Annual Summer Americana Auction, sale cat. (August 5–7, 2011), 109, lot 1253.
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), 347, 348n9, no. 71, fig. 2.