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Dressing table


Object number

RIF2979

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 30 in. (76.2 cm) Case width: 22 7/8 in. (58.103 cm) top width: 31 in. (78.74 cm) case depth: 17 1/4 in. (43.815 cm) top depth: 21 3/4 in. (55.245 cm)

Date

1740–60

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island, or made in
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Walnut

Provenance

Gloria and Richard Manney, New York; consigned to Sotheby's, New York, June 23–24, 1993

Associated names

Sotheby's
Gloria Manney
Richard Manney

Construction

Stock for the legs is pieced, which is unusual.

Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York, Fine Americana, sale cat. (June 23–24, 1993), lot 477, ill.