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From: Loan Exhibition of Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Furniture and Glass, at the American Art Galleries (New York: Girl Scouts, 1929), no. 633
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Tall case clock


Object number

RIF1331

Maker

Casemaker Unknown
Maker, formerly attributed to John Goddard, American, 1723?1785
Clockmaker Unknown

Date

1785–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Mrs. Francis P. Garvan (née Mabel Brady, 1886–1979), New York, to at least 1956

Associated names

Francis P. Garvan
Mabel Brady Garvan

See also


Bibliography

Loan Exhibition of Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth-Century Furniture and Glass, exh. cat. (New York: American Art Galleries, 1929), n.p., no. 633, ill.
Brooks Palmer, The Book of American Clocks (New York: MacMillan Company, 1950), 31, fig. 20.
Malcolm Vaughn, "American Chippendale Furniture," Antiques 69, no. 1 (January 1956): 67, fig. 8.
Wallace Nutting, Furniture Treasury (New York: MacMillan Company, 1963), no. 3263, ill.