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Child's Paint-decorated Tablet-top Settee with Matching Side Chair and Rocking Chair

Auction:
2431
Lot:
584A
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Child's Paint-decorated Tablet-top Settee with Matching Side Chair and Rocking Chair Pennsylvania, possibly Lehigh County, c. 1825-30, the backs freehand decorated with seashells, fruit and flowers, (imperfections, one rocker replaced), ht. 21, seat ht. 10 in, settee 33 in.

Note: Undersides of seats stenciled with a bird motif and name, possibly of the maker.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

paint loss, especially on the seat of the settee, rocking cahir with one replaced rocker, settee with wear at top of tablet and on stretchers.

Keywords

Matching Side Chair and Rocking Chair, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, Chairs, Couch, Rocking chair

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