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Object number

RIF5548

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

69.22 x 82.55 x 61.6 cm (27 1/4 x 32 1/2 x 24 1/4 in.)

Date

1740–1790

Current location

Private collection

Geography

Made in Rhode Island, Possibly made in North Kingstown, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Maple

Marks

None

Inscriptions

"Mr. Henry T. Chadsey," in ink, on paper label glued to underside of top

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Possibly Jabez Chadsey, Jr. (1754–1820), North Kingstown, Rhode Island; possibly by descent to his son Jeremiah Greene Chadsey (1780–1873), North Kingstown, Rhode Island; possibly by descent to his son Henry Turner Chadsey (1806–1889), North Kingstown, Rhode Island. Jess Pavey, Birmingham, Michigan. Claire Cook (1928–2011), Winnetka, Illinois; consigned to Northeast Auctions, Portsmouth, New Hampshire (sale held Manchester, New Hampshire), August 6, 2011, lot 744; sold to Jeffrey Tillou Antiques, Litchfield, Connecticut; sold to a private collection

Associated names

Jabez Chadsey, Jr.
Jeremiah Greene Chadsey
Henry Turner Chadsey
Jess Pavey
Claire Chapin Cook
Northeast Auctions
Jeffrey Tillou Antiques

Bibliography

Northeast Auctions, Portsmouth, N.H., Annual Summer Americana Auction, sale cat. (August 5–7, 2011), lot 744, ill.
"Auction Action In Manchester, N.H.: The Claire Cook Collection," Antiques and the Arts Weekly (September 2, 2011): 22, ill.