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Tea table


Object number

RIF207

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

26 x 29 3/4 x 20 1/4 in. (66.04 x 75.565 x 51.435 cm)

Date

1740–1780

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Louis Guerineau Myers (1874–1932), New York, until 1925; given to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; consigned to Christie's, New York, January 15–16, 2004, lot 471

Associated names

Louis Guerineau Myers
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Christie's

Bibliography

R. T. Haines Halsey and Elizabeth Tower, The Homes of Our Ancestors as Shown in the American Wing of the Metropolitan Museum of Art (Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, Page and Company, 1935), fig. 72, opp. p. 92.
Meyric R. Rogers, American Interior Design (New York: W. W. Norton, 1947), fig. 39.
Christie's, New York, Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Silver, Prints, and 20th Century Self-Taught and Outside Art, sale cat. (January 15–16, 2004), 255, lot 471, ill.