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Shaker Brown/Red-painted Pine Meetinghouse Bench

Auction:
2731M
Lot:
54
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2731M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 15, 2014 12:00PM

Description:

Shaker Brown/Red-painted Pine Meetinghouse Bench, New Lebanon, New York, c. 1820, the rectangular seat joined to the three vertical cutout brackets by six diagonal braces, (imperfections), ht. 18, lg. 90 1/4, dp. 10 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

wear to paint, two braces restored, was longer at some point (evidence of old braces at ends).


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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