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Desk and bookcase


Object number

RIF6322

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

87 3/8 37 1/2 19 5/8 in. (221.93 95.25 49.85 cm)

Date

1889

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Mahogany (primary); pine and birch (secondary)

Marks

"Finished By [Allen?] & Barry / January 31 1889," in graphite, on underside of one interior drawer

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Northeast Auctions, Portsmouth and Hampton, New Hampshire (sale held Portsmouth, New Hampshire), August 20–21, 2016, lot 707

Associated names

Northeast Auctions

Bibliography

Northeast Auctions, Portsmouth, N.H., Portsmouth, New Hampshire, Summer Weekend Auction, sale cat. (August 20–21, 2016), 151, lot 707.