02-24-2001 02-24-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2052
February 24, 2001 10:00AMCalender
663

Painted and Decorated Armed Rocking Chair

$489$425
Auction: Sale #2052 - 2052 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Painted and Decorated Armed Rocking Chair, New England, 1825-1835, the curving crest above tapering spindles, natural arms, and an incised seat above bamboo turned legs on rockers; the ground paint is red and black simulating rosewood, accented by gold in outline while the crest has red, green, and gold leafage, old surface, (minor imperfections), ht. 44 1/2, seat ht. 14 in.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

ground paint, New England