THE WILLIAM ELLERY CHIPPENDALE CARVED MAHOGANY CAMEL-BACK SOFA, NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND, CIRCA 1785
THE WILLIAM ELLERY CHIPPENDALE CARVED MAHOGANY CAMEL-BACK SOFA, NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND, CIRCA 1785
THE WILLIAM ELLERY CHIPPENDALE CARVED MAHOGANY CAMEL-BACK SOFA, NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND, CIRCA 1785
THE WILLIAM ELLERY CHIPPENDALE CARVED MAHOGANY CAMEL-BACK SOFA, NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND, CIRCA 1785
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THE WILLIAM ELLERY CHIPPENDALE CARVED MAHOGANY CAMEL-BACK SOFA, NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND, CIRCA 1785

Estimate: 6,000 - 12,000 USD

Property of Various Owners

THE WILLIAM ELLERY CHIPPENDALE CARVED MAHOGANY CAMEL-BACK SOFA, NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND, CIRCA 1785

Estimate: 6,000 - 12,000 USD

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Description

THE WILLIAM ELLERY CHIPPENDALE CARVED MAHOGANY CAMEL-BACK SOFA, NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND, CIRCA 1785


Height 37 ¾ in. by Length 86 ½ in.

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Provenance

Descended in the family of William Ellery (1727–1820), Rhode Island, a signer of the Declaration of Independence from that state;

Ginsburg & Levy, New York.

Literature

Ginsburg and Levy, Inc. advertisement, Magazine Antiques 87:6 (June 1965), p. 639;

Sotheby's, New York, Important American Furniture: The Collection of Doris and Richard M. Seidlitz, January 30, 1988, sale 5682, lot 1773;

Rhode Island Furniture Archive number: RIF4000.

Important Americana
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