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Side chairs, set of six


Object number

RIF1122

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 40 in. (101.6 cm)

Date

1790–1810

Current location


Geography

Made in Rhode Island, or made in New York
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany

Style

Hepplewhite, Federal

Provenance

Israel Sack, Inc., New York, 1991; sold to Barbara and Arun Singh, Providence, Rhode Island; consigned to Sotheby's, New York, January 25, 2020, lot 1140

Associated names

Israel Sack, Inc.
Dr. Arun Singh
Barbara Singh
Sotheby's

See also


Bibliography

American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1989), vol. 10, p. 2699, no. P5496.
Laura Beach, "A Collection in Providence Rhode Island," Antiques 175, no.1 (January 2009).
Lita Solis-Cohen, "The Singh Sale of Americana," Maine Antique Digest (March 2020): 143, ill.
Sotheby's, New York, Triumphant Grace: Important Americana from the Collection of Barbara and Arun Singh, sale cat. (January 25, 2020), lot 1140, ill.