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From: Ralph E. Carpenter, "Mowbra Hall and a Collection of Period Rooms, Part I," The Connoisseur (June 1972): 5, fig. 3
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Card table


Object number

RIF332

Maker

Maker Unknown
Maker: formerly attributed to John Townsend, American, 1732–1809

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1770–1790

Current location

Private collection

Geography

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

Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr., (1909–2009), Scarsdale, New York, by 1972

Associated names

Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr.

Bibliography

Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr., "Mowbra Hall and a Collection of Period Rooms: Part I," Connoisseur 180 (June 1972): 81, fig. 3–4.
Laura Beach, "The Past Is Present in Newport: A Couple's Lifelong Love of Antiques," Antiques and Fine Art 6, no. 2 (Summer 2005): 121, ill.