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Dressing table


Object number

RIF6464

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

34 in. (86.36 cm)

Date

1745–65

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Probably made in Massachusetts, formerly said to have been made in Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Walnut

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Israel Sack, Inc., New York, 1946; sold to Polly Mariner Stone (1898–1995) and Stanley Stone (1896–1987), Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Associated names

Israel Sack, Inc.
Stanley Stone
Polly Mariner Stone

Bibliography

"Israel Sack, Inc., advertisement," Antiques 50, no. 6 (December 1946): 350, ill.
Albert Sack, Fine Points of Furniture: Early American (New York: Crown Publishers, 1950), 192, ill.
Oswaldo Rodriguez Roque, American Furniture at Chipstone (Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1984), 34–35, no. 15, ill.