Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsMarlborough MA
August 11, 2013 10:00 AMCalender

Paint-decorated Bamboo-turned Writing-arm Windsor Chair

Sell one like this
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2669MLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: August 11, 2013 10:00AM


Paint-decorated Bamboo-turned Writing-arm Windsor Chair, New England, early 19th century, the rectangular crest above stiles and seven spindles, the center spindle with oval decorative element, with large canted writing surface and shaped seat, the crest with ochre background centering an eagle flanked by flowers and baskets, the rest of the chair with old brown painted surface highlighted with green, yellow, and black striping, (paint wear, imperfections),ht. 37 1/2, seat ht. 19 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

crest paint faded, wear to arm paint, crack in writing surface,

The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.


Bamboo-turned Writing-arm Windsor Chair, chair, New England, crest paint