02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00AMCalender
749

Pair of Painted and Decorated Fancy Chairs,

$353$300
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Painted and Decorated Fancy Chairs, probably New England, c. 1820, the fruit and foliate decorated crest over pierced horizontal splats with paint decoration and spherules joining shaped and ring-turned stiles and scrolling arms, balloon-form rush seats on tapering reeded conical frontal legs ending in ball feet joined by pierced stretchers with spherules, (paint restoration and other imperfections), ht. 34 1/4, seat ht. 18 in.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

paint decoration, New England, paint restoration