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Side chair


Object number

RIF424

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

97.16 x 55.25 x 55.03 cm (38 1/4 x 21 3/4 x 21 11/16 in.)

Date

1750–1770

Current location

Private collection

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); unidentified wood (slip seat frame)

Marks

None

Inscriptions

"III," incised, on rabbet of front seat rail

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

David N. Friedman, Susquehanna Antique Company, Alexandria, Virginia, and Asheville, North Carolina; sold ca. 2006 to a private collection

Associated names

Susquehanna Antique Company, Inc.
David N. Friedman

See also


Bibliography

Patricia E. Kane et al., Art and Industry in Early America: Rhode Island Furniture, 1650–1830, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2016), 267, no. 48, fig. 2.