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High-post bed


Object number

RIF3007

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

83 3/4 58 3/4 75 1/2 in. (212.725 149.225 191.77 cm)

Date

1780–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Provenance

John Nicholas Brown (1900–1979), Newport, Rhode Island. Christie's, New York, June 3, 1989, lot 71. Sotheby's, New York, January 18, 1998, lot 1718

Associated names

Sotheby's
John Nicholas Brown
Christie's

Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York, Important Americana, Furniture, and Folk Art, sale cat. (January 18, 1998), lot 1718, ill.
Christie's, New York, Fine American Furniture, Silver, Folk Art, and Decorative Arts, sale cat. (June 3, 1989), 50–51, lot 71, ill.