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American (Massachusetts), early 18th century. A William and Mary daybed in walnut, having a carved arched and caned adjustable back flanked by block and turned supports, the rectangular caned frame having block and turned stretcher support, rising on Spanish feet; ht. 36, wd. 21.25, dp. 60 in.
Illustrated in The Magazine Antiques, August 1964, Vol. LXXXVI, No. 2, pg. 138, advertisement for John C.R. Tompkins.
Provenance: Property from the Americana Collection of Dr. Dale and Ann Knight Gutman, Cincinnati, Ohio Purchased Cinnamon Hill Antiques, Nashville, Tennessee Ex John C. R. Tompkins, Millbrook, New York Ex Roger Bacon Collection