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Desk-on-frame


Object number

RIF1623

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

42 38 20 1/2 in. (106.68 96.52 52.07 cm) Height (writing level): 31 in. (78.74 cm)

Date

1750–60

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Maple

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Israel Sack, Inc., New York, 1971

Associated names

Israel Sack, Inc.

Bibliography

American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1989), vol. 3, p. 766, P3389, ill.