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Tall chest of drawers


Object number

RIF3550

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

63 3/4 38 18 3/4 in. (161.925 96.52 47.625 cm)

Date

1785–1805

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Maple

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Jacob Walling (1732–1808), Nasonville, Rhode Island; by descent to his son Capt. John Walling (1778–1854), Nasonville; by descent in his family, until 1998; consigned to Skinner, Inc., Bolton, Massachusetts, June 7, 1998, lot 125

Associated names

Skinner, Inc.
Jacob Walling
Captain John Walling

Construction

Unknown

Bibliography

Skinner, Inc., Bolton, Mass., American Furniture and Decorative Arts, sale cat. (June 7, 1998), 40–41, lot 125, ill.