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From: Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr., The Arts and Crafts of Newport Rhode Island 1640–1820 (Newport, R.I.: The Preservation Society of Newport County, 1954), 93, no. 65
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Card table


Object number

RIF417

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Closed: 69.85 x 83.82 x 39.37 cm (27 1/2 x 33 x 15 1/2 in.)

Date

1770–1780

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); maple and white pine (secondary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

John S. Walton, New York, 1953; sold to Mr. and Mrs. F. L. Sherer, Damascus, Ohio. Alice and Murray Braunfeld, Los Angeles; Sotheby's, New York, January 17, 2004, lot 1232

Associated names

F. L. Sherer
Mrs. F. L. Sherer
Alice Braunfeld
Murray Braunfeld
Sotheby's
John S. Walton

Bibliography

John S. Walton, Inc., "Shop Talk," Antiques 63, no. 3 (March 1953): 182, ill.
Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr., The Arts and Crafts of Newport, Rhode Island, 1640–1820 (Newport, R.I.: Preservation Society of Newport County, 1954), 93, 210, no. 65, ill.