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Pier table


Object number

RIF4632

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

27 1/2 30 1/2 17 1/2 in. (69.85 77.47 44.45 cm)

Date

1780–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

"For my valued friend Levi Greenleaf, Esq. with the best wishes of James E. Greenleaf, Charlestown, Mass., Aug. 2, 1896," written, on paper label on underside

Provenance

James E. Greenleaf (1833–1900), Charlestown, Massachusetts; gift to Levi Greenleaf, 1896. Marjorie H. Schorsch (1930–2007) and John B. Schorsch; consigned to Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, May 1–2, 1981, lot 503. Christie's, New York, January 18–19, 2002, lot 405

Associated names

Christie's
Levi Greenleaf
James E. Greenleaf
John B. Schorsch
Marjorie H. Schorsch
Sotheby Parke Bernet

See also


Bibliography

Christie's, New York, Important American Furniture, Silver, and Folk Art: Featuring English Pottery from the Collection of the Late Robert J. Kahn and the Lafayette-Washington Pistols, sale cat. (January 18–19, 2002), 248, lot 405, ill.
Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, Fine American Furniture and Related Decorative Arts: The Collection of Mr. John B. Schorsch and Mrs. Marjorie H. Schorsch, sale cat. (May 1–2, 1981), lot 503, ill.