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Side table


Object number

RIF32

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 27 1/4 in. (69.215 cm) Width, case: 19 3/4 in. (50.165 cm) Width, top: 29 3/4 in. (75.565 cm) Depth: 23 1/2 in. (59.69 cm)

Date

1760–1780

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Mahogany (primary); chestnut (drawer sides and bottom); white pine (drawer back and blocks, and drawer supports)

Marks

None

Inscriptions

None

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lee Gill, New York, 1977. Israel Sack, Inc., New York, by 2002; consigned to Sotheby's, New York, January 20, 2002, lot 1377 and October 10, 2002, lot 315

Associated names

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lee Gill
Israel Sack, Inc.
Sotheby's

Bibliography

Elisabeth Donaghy Garrett, "The Manhattan Apartment of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lee Gill," Antiques 111, no. 5 (May 1977): 999, fig. 15.
Sotheby's, New York, Important Americana, sale cat. (October 10, 2002), 142–43, lot 315, ill.
Sotheby's, New York, Selections from Israel Sack, Inc., sale cat. (January 20, 2002), 78, lot 1377, ill.