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Pair of Paint-decorated Fancy Chairs

Auction:
2608M
Lot:
1399
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2608M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 12, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Paint-decorated Fancy Chairs, New England, c. 1815-25, the crests with octagonal plaques bearing musical motifs, on the balloon rush seats and vase- and ring-turned front legs, tiger maple grained surface with green-gray striping, (imperfections), ht. 33 1/2, seat ht. 18 in.
Estimate $150-250

cracks to seat facing, paint wear, seat edge wear, one chair with looseness and later painted decoration to match other chair.

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New England, Chairs

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