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From: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 6, p. 1621, P4717.
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Banister-back side chair


Object number

RIF6355

Maker

Maker Unknown

Date

1720–40

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Eastern Connecticut or western Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Maple

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

William and Mary

Provenance

G. Winthrop Brown (1866–1938), Boston, by 1928; by descent to his wife Margaret Buffington Brown, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts; consigned to Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, November 15, 1940, lot 193. Israel Sack, Inc., New York, 1978

Associated names

G. Winthrop Brown
Margaret Buffington Brown
Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc.
Israel Sack, Inc.

See also


Bibliography

Wallace Nutting, Furniture of the Pilgrim Century 1620–1720 (Framingham, Mass.: Old American Company Publishers, 1924), 370, 391, no. 495, ill.
Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, The G. Winthrop Brown Collection, sale cat. (November 15, 1940), 34, lot 193.
American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1989), vol. 6, p. 1621, P4717, ill.
Wallace Nutting, Furniture Treasury (New York: MacMillan Company, 1963), no. 1943, ill.
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), 193n3.