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Side chairs, set of six


Object number

RIF6202

Maker

Maker A. G. Case, 1803/4–1875

Dimensions

Height: 85.09 cm (33 1/2 in.); Height, seat: 45.09 cm (17 3/4 in.)

Date

1830–1850

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Maple

Marks

"A. G. Case," branded on one chair

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Empire

Provenance

Skinner, Inc., Boston and Bolton, Massachusetts (sale held Bolton), January 25, 1998, lot 240

Associated names

Skinner, Inc.

Bibliography

Skinner, Inc., Bolton, Mass., American Furniture and Decorative Arts, sale cat. (January 25, 1998), 77, lot 240, 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), 391n3.