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Side chair


Object number

RIF3483

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

40 1/2 × 21 × 18 × 17 1/2 in. (102.87 × 53.34 × 45.72 × 44.45 cm)

Date

1790–1810

Current location

Rhode Island School of Design Museum

Geography

Made in Rhode Island, Possibly made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); maple, pine (secondary)

Provenance

Mrs. Gustav Radeke (née Eliza Greene Metcalf, 1854–1931), Providence, Rhode Island; given by her estate to Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, 1931

Associated names

Eliza Greene Metcalf Radeke

See also


Bibliography

Christopher P. Monkhouse and Thomas S. Michie, American Furniture in Pendleton House (Providence: Rhode Island School of Design Museum, 1986), 177, no. 119, ill.
Patricia E. Kane et al., Art and Industry in Early America: Rhode Island Furniture, 1650–1830, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2016), 432n4.