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American Red Painted and Carved Miniature Ladder-back Rocking Chair

Auction:
2476
Lot:
247
Sold for:
$3,200$2,700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2476
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 10, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

American Red Painted and Carved Miniature Ladder-back Rocking Chair, signed WEB and dated 1848, with six rungs with turned uprights, molded arms carved with hands at the hand-holds, the right side holding a stone carved with H, the left hand carved with a devil's face underneath, strap seat on turned legs joined by stretchers, on rockers, ht. 13.5 in., (one rear rocker tip repaired, minor wear to paint).
Estimate $2,000-2,500

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Carved Miniature Ladder-back Rocking Chair, Chairs, Ladder, Rocker, Rocking chair

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