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From: American Art Association, Anderson Galleries, Inc., American Furniture Including Labeled, Pedigreed and Historic Examples From the Collection of Benjamin Flayderman, Boston, sale cat. (April 17–18, 1931) 90, lot 275
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Serving table


Object number

RIF1577

Maker

Maker Unknown
Maker, formerly attributed to John Townsend, American, 1732?1809

Dimensions

29 35 1/2 in. (73.66 90.17 cm)

Date

1780–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Colonel Nightingale Green (active 1776), Rhode Island. John Wanamaker and Company, New York, 1930. Benjamin Flayderman (1896–1975), Boston, Massachusetts, 1931; consigned to American Art Association Anderson Galleries, New York, April 17–18, 1931, lot 275

Associated names

Colonel Nightingale Green
John Wanamaker and Company
Benjamin Flayderman
American Art Association
Anderson Galleries

See also


Bibliography

Bondome, "Shop Talk," Antiques 18, no. 6 (December 1930): 516, ill.
Anderson Galleries and American Art Association, New York, American Furniture Including Labeled, Pedigreed and Historic Examples from the Collection of Benjamin Flayderman, Boston, sale cat. (April 17–18, 1931), 90, lot 275, ill.