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Pair of Early Georgian-style Burl Walnut and Needlepoint-upholstered Miniature Settees

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
247
Sold for:
$1,067$900

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

Description:

Pair of Early Georgian-style Burl Walnut and Needlepoint-upholstered Miniature Settees, early 20th century with antique elements, double chair-back form with shepherd's crook cresting centered by a shell and vasiform splat, with outscrolled arms, with petit point needlepoint upholstered slip-in seat, on front shell and acanthus-topped cabriole legs with claw-and-ball feet, and plain rear cabriole legs, ht. 27 3/4, wd. 31 1/2, dp. approx. 16 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Keywords

Cabriole leg, Chairs, Furniture, Needlepoint, Tent stitch

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