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From: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, vol. 5 (Alexandria, Va.: Highland House Publishers, 1974): 1127, P4213
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Chest of drawers


Object number

RIF1658

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

35 1/4 41 3/4 21 1/4 in. (89.535 106.045 53.975 cm)

Date

1780–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Possibly made in Newport, Rhode Island, or possibly made in Massachusetts
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany (primary); yellow poplar and white pine (secondary)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Provenance

Mary Elizabeth Dolan Taradash (1903–1981) and Mitchell M. Taradash (1889–1973), Ardsley-on-Hudson, New York, by 1946; sold to Israel Sack, Inc., New York, by 1976

Associated names

Mitchell M. Taradash
Israel Sack, Inc.

See also


Bibliography

Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr., The Arts and Crafts of Newport, Rhode Island, 1640–1820 (Newport, R.I.: Preservation Society of Newport County, 1954), 61, no. 35, ill.
"Israel Sack, Inc., advertisement," Antiques 108, no. 6 (December 1975): inside cover, ill.
Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr., "The Newport Exhibition," Antiques 64, no. 1 (July 1953): 41, fig. 16.
"American Furniture in the Taradash Collection," Antiques 50, no. 6 (December 1946): 394.
American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–89), vol. 5, pp. 1127, 1277, P4213, ill.