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From: Eleanore Monahan, "The Rawson Family of Cabinetmakers," Antiques 118 (July 1980): 142, pl. 8
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Work table


Object number

RIF5541

Maker

Maker, attributed to Samuel and Joseph Rawson, Jr., active 1826?52
Alternate name(s): S. and J. Rawson, Jr.

Dimensions

28 1/2 23 19 1/2 in. (72.39 58.42 49.53 cm)

Date

1828–35

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Mahogany and mahogany veneer (primary); yellow poplar (secondary)

Marks

None

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Empire

Provenance

Private collection, 1980

Bibliography

Eleanore Bradford Monahon, "The Rawson Family of Cabinetmakers in Providence, Rhode Island," Antiques 118, no. 1 (July 1980): 142, pl. 8.