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Side chair


Object number

RIF5020

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

38 1/4 21 7/8 20 1/2 in. (97.16 55.56 52.07 cm)

Date

1740–55

Current location

The Henry Ford

Geography

Made in Massachusetts, formerly said to have been made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Walnut

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Provenance

Originally owned by General Joseph Warren (1741–1775), Roxbury and Boston, Massaschusetts. The Henry Ford, Dearborn, Michigan

Associated names

Joseph Warren

Bibliography

Katharine Bryant Hagler, American Queen Anne Furniture: 1720–1755, exh. cat. (Dearborn, Mich.: The Edison Institute, 1976), 28, above, ill.