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Tall chest of drawers


Object number

RIF3297

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

57 1/2 39 1/2 20 in. (146.05 100.33 50.8 cm)

Date

1780–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Possibly made in Connecticut, Possibly made in Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Maple

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Sotheby's, New York, New York, October 22, 1988, lot 375.

Associated names

Sotheby's

Notes

The configuration of three upper drawers over two is unusual and can also be seen on RIF2637, RIF2832, RIF3120, and RIF3472.

Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York, Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Folk Paintings, and Silver, sale cat. (October 22, 1988), lot 375, ill.