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From: Joseph K. Ott, The John Brown House Loan Exhibition of Rhode Island Furniture(Providence, R.I.: Rhode Island Historical Society, 1965), 20, 19
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Armchairs, set of three


Object number

RIF3717

Maker

Maker, possibly by Thomas Howard, Jr., 1774–1833
Alternate name(s): Thomas Howard
Maker Unknown

Dimensions

35 3/8 in. (89.853 cm) Height: 17 in. (43.18 cm)

Date

1795–1810

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Provenance

Alice E. Mauran, Providence, Rhode Island, 1964

Associated names

Alice E. Mauran

Construction

The arms are probably a later addition. Source: Joseph K. Ott, The John Brown House Loan Exhibition of Rhode Island Furniture(Providence, R.I.: Rhode Island Historical Society, 1965), 20, cat. no. 19.

See also


Bibliography

Joseph K. Ott, The John Brown House Loan Exhibition of Rhode Island Furniture, exh. cat. (Providence: The Rhode Island Historical Society, 1965), 20–21, no. 19, Detail on p.162, fig. 19, ill.
Eleanore Bradford Monahon, "Providence Cabinetmakers," Rhode Island History 23, no. 1 (January 1964): 10–11, fig. 4–5.
"Rhode Island History," Rhode Island History 23, no. 1 (1964): 11–13, fig. 4–5.