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"John S. Walton, Inc., advertisement," Antiques, 107, no. 4 (April 1975): 550.
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Side chairs, set of four


Object number

RIF4943

Maker

Maker Unknown

Date

1740–60

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Maple

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Governor Joseph Wanton (1705–1780), Newport, Rhode Island; by descent in the Wanton-Hazard families, Newport. John S. Walton, Inc., New York, 1975

Associated names

Governor Joseph Wanton
Wanton-Hazard families
John S. Walton, Inc.

Bibliography

"John S. Walton, Inc., advertisement," Antiques 107, no. 4 (April 1975): 550, ill.
Patricia E. Kane et al., Art and Industry in Early America: Rhode Island Furniture, 1650–1830, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2016), 261n4.