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Side chairs, pair


Object number

RIF6679

Maker

Maker, attributed to John Carlile and Sons, active 1789?1803

Date

1789–1803

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Mahogany

Style

Hepplewhite, Federal

Provenance

John Brown (1736–1803), Providence, Rhode Island; by descent to Norman Herreshoff (1903–1990). Skinner, Boston and Bolton, Massachusetts (sale held Boston), March 4, 2012, lot 375; a Tenneessee collection; consigned to Brunk Auctions, Asheville, North Carolina, May 15–16, 2020, lot 1219

Associated names

John Brown
Norman Herreshoff
Skinner, Inc.
Brunk Auctions

See also


Bibliography

"American Furniture and Decorative Arts," https://skinnerinc.com/auctions/2585B/lots/375 (accessed accessed May 15, 2020).
"Premier Auctions," https://brunkauctions.com/lot/pair-rhode-island-federal-mahogany-side-chairs-40233963 (accessed May 18, 2020) (accessed May 15–16, 2020).