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Side chairs, set of six


Object number

RIF5900

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 104.14 cm (41 in.)

Date

1750–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Maple (primary); yellow poplar (splats)

Marks

None

Inscriptions

None

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Russell S. Hayden (1904–2000) and Mrs. Russell S. Hayden, White Stone, Virginia; consigned to Sotheby's, New York, January 22, 2000, lot 526; sold to Dr. Larry McCallister, Muncie, Indiana; consigned to Sotheby's, New York, January 26, 2013, lot 549

Associated names

Russell S. Hayden
Mrs. Russell S. Hayden
Dr. Larry McCallister
Sotheby's

See also


Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York, Important Americana, sale cat. (January 21–22, 2000), 228–229, lot 526, ill.
Sotheby's, New York, Important Americana, sale cat. (January 25–26, 2013), 55, lot 549, 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), 364n5.