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Side chair


Object number

RIF567

Maker

Maker, attributed to John Goddard, American, 1723?1785

Dimensions

39 5/8 19 7/8 16 1/4 in. (100.648 50.483 41.275 cm)

Date

1750–70

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); maple (seat-frame replacement)

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

By descent in the Lockwood family, Rhode Island. Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc. New York, 2008

Associated names

Lockwood Family
Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc.

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Bibliography

Morrison H. Heckscher, American Furniture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: Late Colonial Period, The Queen Anne and Chippendale Styles (New York: Random House, 1985), 44–45, no. 9.