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Side chairs, set of six


Object number

RIF6442

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

38 3/8 in. (97.47 cm)

Date

1755–80

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Walnut

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

John Walton, Inc., Griswold and Jewett City, Connecticut; sold to a New York family; consigned to Christie's, New York, October 14, 1999, lot 181

Associated names

John Walton, Inc.
Christie's

See also


Bibliography

Christie's, New York, Important American Furniture, Folk Art, and Chinese Export Porcelain, sale cat. (October 14, 1999), 95, lot 181, ill.