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Painted Bannister-back Side Chair

Auction:
2282
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$2,703$2,300

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

Description:

Painted Bannister-back Side Chair, Little Compton, Rhode Island, 18th century, the crest with a heart-shaped piercing and sharp spurs flanked by turned finials above turned, shaped, and split bannisters above an old splint seat and a bulbous ring-turned medial stretchers, flanked by turned front legs ending in similar feet, old black paint with some vestiges of later gilt accents, (surface imperfections), ht. 45 1/2, seat ht. 16 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Bannister-back Side Chair , Rhode Island, Little Compton, Chair, Fashion, Spur

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