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Dining table


Object number

RIF2981

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 28 1/2 78 58 in. (72.39 198.12 147.32 cm) Width: 48 in. (121.92 cm)

Date

1780–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Probably made in Newport, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany (primary); mahogany (central cleat); maple (hinged rail); pine (blocks)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Sarah Whittemore Davis, West Roxbury, Massachusetts; by descent to Cory Whittemore; by descent to Mr. C. R. Whittemore; consigned to Sotheby's, New York, June 23–24, 1993, lot 507; sold to C. L. Prickett, Yardley, Pennsylvania. Keno Auctions, New York, January 24, 2020, lot 40

Associated names

Sarah Whittemore Davis
Cory Whittemore
Mr. C. R. Whittemore
Sotheby's
C. L. Prickett Antiques
Keno Auctions

Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York, Fine Americana, sale cat. (June 23–24, 1993), lot 507, ill.