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Set of Six Classical Carved Mahogany Veneer Side Chairs and Matching Armchair

Auction:
2230
Lot:
132
Sold for:
$2,938$2,500

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Auction:
Sale #2230 - 2230
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 22, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Set of Six Classical Carved Mahogany Veneer Side Chairs and Matching Armchair, Boston area, c. 1840, the curving crests flanked by molded curving stiles above splats with carved classical elements including C-scrolls and drapery and rolled seat rails flanked by leaf carving which continues to the klismos-style molded front legs, ending in casters, old surface, the matching armchair includes scrolled arms, (repairs, brass elements added to legs), ht. 32 1/2, seat ht. 16 1/4, armchair ht. 32, seat ht. 18 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

Chairs, Klismos