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Photo: Courtesy Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Gift of Caroline Flanders, 82.304.2; photo by Erik Gould
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Object number

RIF3898

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

27 11/16 31 23 1/2 in. (70.33 78.74 59.69 cm)

Date

1780–1800

Current location

Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design

Geography

Possibly made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

None

Inscriptions

None

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Andrew Sheldon, Cranston, Rhode Island, before 1900; by descent to Miss Caroline Flanders (1905–1993), Warwick, Rhode Island; given to the Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, 1982

Associated names

Andrew Sheldon
Caroline Flanders

Bibliography

Christopher P. Monkhouse and Thomas S. Michie, American Furniture in Pendleton House (Providence: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, 1986), 134–135, fig. 72.