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Side chairs, pair


Object number

RIF2838

Maker

Maker, possibly by John Carlile and Sons, active 1789?1803

Date

1789–1803

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Providence, Rhode island
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Medium

Mahogany

Style

Hepplewhite, Federal

Provenance

Israel Sack Inc., New York; sold to Mr. and Mrs. William B. Hysan, Jr., Baltimore; consigned to Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, January 30 – February 2, 1980, lot 1608; sold to Thomas Mellon Evans (1911–1997) and Betty Barton Evans (1923–2013), New York; consigned to Sotheby's, New York, June 19, 1998, lot 2131

Associated names

Israel Sack, Inc.
Mr. and Mrs. William B. Hysan, Jr.
Sotheby Parke Bernet
Thomas Mellon Evans
Betty Barton Evans
Sotheby's

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Bibliography

Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, Fine Americana, Vol. Two, sale cat. (January 30–February 2, 1980), lot 1608, ill.
Sotheby's, New York, Important American Furniture from the Collection of the Late Thomas Mellon and Betty Evans, sale cat. (June 19, 1998), lot 2131, ill.