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Pair of Carved Anglo-Portuguese-style Mahogany Side Chairs

Auction:
2875B
Lot:
554
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2875B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 09, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Carved Anglo-Portuguese-style Mahogany Side Chairs, 18th century, each with undulating crest rail carved with fruit and foliate scrolls, reticulated splat with acanthine scrolls, upholstered seat resting on turned legs with shaped front stretcher, ht. 48 7/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

Each with surface wear including scuffs and abrasions, nicks, particularly to feet and stretchers. Each with evidence of glue around joints of frontmost carved stretcher, and one with repair to its stretcher. One chair with repairs to crest rail and topmost carved element. Both seats have fabric in good condition.


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.

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Chairs, Furniture, Upholstery

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