Townsend, John, 1732-1809, and Goddard, John, 1723-1785 (school of), active late 1730s-late 1770s
Newport, Newport county, Rhode Island, United States ca. 1760–1770
Height: 37 1/2 in.
Sack catalogue description: Chippendale mahogany side chair, the strapwork design of the splat, the crosshatched crest panel and the molded ears are typical of Townsend-Goddard handiwork; mellow brown patina. A companion chair with slight variations is in stock and illustrated Sack Brochure no. 20, p. 16; it would make an excellent companion. Related objects: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 3, p. 746, pl. P3341. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 5, p. 1249, pl. P4197.
Chippendale mahogany side chair
Decoration and ornament -- Chippendale style Furniture -- United States
side chairs (AAT)
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Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, October 1975 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.