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William and Mary Red-painted Butterfly Table

Auction:
2468
Lot:
327
Sold for:
$2,015$1,700

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2468
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 09, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

William and Mary Red-painted Butterfly Table, New England, 18th century, with splayed block, vase, and ring-turned legs and drawer, (restored, imperfections), ht. 24 1/2, wd. 29 1/4, dp. open 33 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

The top has been replaced, the drawer made of old wood and added at a later time. ; butterfly supports are also later; stretchers lack wear and are consequently suspect.

Keywords

Mary Red, William Red-painted Butterfly, New England, Butterfly, Furniture, Jaquet-Droz automata, Table

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