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Miniature Paint-Decorated Carved Wooden Chair

Auction:
2482
Lot:
95
Sold for:
$830$700

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Miniature Paint-Decorated Carved Wooden Chair, probably Maine, early 19th century, the chair painted red with green and yellow striping with a flower bud painted on the crest, a paper affixed to the bottom is inscribed "From the home of Capt. Israel Snow/Rockland, Maine (grandfather of Jessie Evans)," ht. 12 1/4, wd. 6, dp. 7 in.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Maine, Israel Snow, Jessie Evans, Capt., chair, Knox County, Maine, New England, United States

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