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Photo; Courtesy Rhode Island Furniture Archive, Preservation Society of Newport County, 1712.1a-b -.4a-b
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Side chair, one of a set of four


Object number

RIF4787

Maker

Maker Unknown
Maker, formerly attributed to John Townsend, American, 1732/33?1809

Dimensions

38 20 3/4 16 1/2 in. (96.52 52.705 41.91 cm)

Date

1780–1800

Current location

Preservation Society of Newport County

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Bayard LeRoy King (1922–2008), Saunderstown, Rhode Island and Albuquerque, New Mexico; sold to John S. Walton, Inc., New York; sold to the Preservation Society of Newport County, Rhode Island, 1968

Associated names

Bayard LeRoy King
John S. Walton, Inc.