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Side chairs, pair


Object number

RIF6169

Maker

Maker, attributed to John Carlile and Sons, active 1789?1803

Dimensions

39 in. (99.06 cm)

Date

1789–1803

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); mahogany (side rails); oak (front and back rails)

Marks

None

Inscriptions

None

Style

Hepplewhite, Federal

Provenance

George Safford Parker II (1929–2004), Janesville, Wisconsin, and later Marco, Florida; Caxambas Foundation, Milwaukee; consigned to Sotheby's, New York, January 19, 2017, lot 2184

Associated names

George Safford Parker II
Caxambas Foundation
Sotheby's

See also


Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York, The Highly Important Americana Collection of George S. Parker II from the Caxambas Foundation, sale cat. (January 19, 2017), lot 2184, ill.