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Stool


Object number

RIF389

Maker

Maker Unknown
Maker: formerly attributed to John Goddard, 1723/24–1785

Dimensions

39.37 x 50.8 x 41.28 cm (15 1/2 x 20 x 16 1/4 in.)

Date

1740–1760

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Possibly made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Maple

Marks

None

Inscriptions

None

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Originally owned by John Goddard (1723/4–1785), Newport, Rhode Island; by descent in his family, Newport. Christie's, New York, January 20-21, 1989, lot 712

Associated names

John Goddard
Christie's
Jess Pavey
James O. Keene

Notes

The side rails are new. Source: Christie's, New York, Fine American Furniture, Silver, Folk Art, and Decorative Arts, January 20-21, 1989, p. 255, lot 712.

Bibliography

Christie's New York, New York, Fine American Furniture, Silver, Folk Art, and Decorative Arts, sale cat. (January 20–21, 1989), 255, lot 712, ill.