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From: Ralph E. Carpenter, The Arts and Crafts of Newport Rhode Island 1640- 1820 (Newport, R.I.: The Preservation Society of Newport County, 1954), 34, cat. 8
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Side chair, one of a set of four


Object number

RIF269

Maker

Maker Unknown
Maker: possibly Robert Lawton, Jr., 1772 - 1853

Dimensions

Height: 95.885 cm (37 3/4 in.); Height, seat: 45.72 cm (18 in.); Width: 52.07 cm (20 1/2 in.)

Date

1790–1810

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Henry H. Fay. Mrs. Edward A. Sherman. Unknown.

Associated names

Henry H. Fay
Mrs. Edward A. Sherman

See also


Bibliography

Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr., The Arts and Crafts of Newport, Rhode Island, 1640–1820 (Newport, R.I.: Preservation Society of Newport County, 1954), 34, no. 8, ill.