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Set of Six George III Carved Mahogany Side Chairs

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
116
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Set of Six George III Carved Mahogany Side Chairs, c. 1785, with yoke cresting over pierced vasiform splat centered by a patera demilune and husk drops, with shaped overupholstered seat and square-section legs joined by stretchers, full ht. 36 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

All with typical age and usage wear. One has had a back leg repair. Each with some cabinetry along the area where the back meets the seat. Two have had repairs to the chair rail. Three have repaired breaks to crest and/or splat.

Keywords

chair, Cabinet making, Chairs, Crest, Yoke

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