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Sideboard


Object number

RIF2156

Maker

Maker Unknown
Maker, possibly by Holmes Weaver, American, 1769?1848, active 1796?1848

Dimensions

40 27 60 in. (101.6 68.58 152.4 cm)

Date

1785–1805

Current location

Newport Restoration Foundation, Rhode Island

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary)

Style

Hepplewhite, Federal

Provenance

By descent in the Van Ingram family. Joseph Sprain American Antiques, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1973; sold to Doris Duke (1912–1993) for Newport Restoration Foundation, Rhode Island, 1973; Whitehorne House Museum, Newport Restoration Foundation, Rhode Island, from 1974

Associated names

Van Ingram Family
Joseph Sprain
Doris Duke

Bibliography

"Joseph Sprain advertisement," Antiques 104, no. 2 (August 1973): 181.