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On display at the John Brown House Museum
Call #:
1990.36.1
Title:
Chair
Collection type:
Furniture
Author/Creator :
  • Goddard, John - Attributed
  • Date:
    1760-1770
    Period:
    Chippendale
    Object type:
    2: Furnishings; Furniture; Chair, Corner
    Materials:
    wood, mahogany
    wood, maple
    Place of production/origin:
    United States, Rhode Island, Newport
    Description:
    Corner chair with two pierced splats with scrolls, flat and curved out arms, a plain serpentine apron with a slip seat, and cabriole legs with ball and claw feet.
    Dimensions:
    Height:30.5 in x Width:30 in x Depth:16.5 in
    Research Notes:
    Belonged to John Brown (1736-1803), one of a pair.
    Provenance:
    Estate of Norman Herreshoff
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