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Lady's secretary and bookcase


Object number

RIF1905

Maker

Maker Unknown
Maker, formerly attributed to Thomas Howard, Jr., 1774–1833
Alternate name(s): Thomas Howard

Date

1795–1815

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany and kingwood (primary) ; sheet glass (bookcase doors)

Provenance

Wickford Hill Antique Shop, Wickford, Rhode Island, 1926

Associated names

Wickford Hill Antique Shop

Bibliography

"Wickford Hill Antiques advertisement," Antiques 10, no. 1 (July 1926): 60, ill.
Patricia E. Kane et al., Art and Industry in Early America: Rhode Island Furniture, 1650–1830, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2016), 439n5.