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From: John T. Kirk, The Impecunious Collector's Guide to American Antiques (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1975), 124, fig. 119
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Banister-back side chair fragment


Object number

RIF6293

Maker

Maker Unknown

Date

1730–1800

Current location

Private collection

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Maple

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

William and Mary, Vernacular

Provenance

Private collection, 1975

Bibliography

John T. Kirk, The Impecunious Collector's Guide to American Antiques (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1975), 123–25, fig. 119.
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), 32n67.