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From: "Garth's Auctions, Inc., advertisement," Antiques 123, no. 3 (March 1983): 547
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Side chair


Object number

RIF5951

Maker

Maker Unknown

Date

1750–70

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Walnut

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Mrs. F. L. Sherer, Cleveland, Ohio; Garth's Auctions, Delaware, Ohio, 1983

Associated names

Mrs. F. L. Sherer
Garth's Auctions, Inc.

See also


Bibliography

"Garth's Auctions, Inc., advertisement," Antiques 123, no. 3 (March, 1983): 547, 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), 271n1.