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Set of Eight Fancy Chairs

Auction:
2282
Lot:
196
Sold for:
$2,115$1,800

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2282
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
August 14, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Set of Eight Fancy Chairs, New England, 1815-30, the rectangular crests above horizontal splats, flanked by rear raking stiles above compass seats and swelled ring-turned legs ending in small ball feet, old olive-green ground paint with gold and black accents highlighted by stenciled yellow and olive-green leaf and grape crest designs above the rushed seats, (surface imperfections, most of the seats are re-rushed), ht. 34, seat ht. 17 1/2 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Keywords

olive-green ground paint, New England, Crest

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