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Pair of Carved Mahogany Side Chairs

Auction:
2880B
Lot:
94
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2880B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 27, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Carved Mahogany Side Chairs, probably Massachusetts, mid-18th century, with spooned crests, vasiform splats, raking stiles, and slip seats on frontal cabriole legs ending in pad feet and joined to the chamfered rear legs by block-, vase-, and ring-turned stretchers, refinished, (minor imperfections), ht. 41 3/4, seat ht. 19 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Replaced blocks under seats, added nails to underside of stretcher joints on one chair, loss to ring-turning.


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.

Keywords

Cabriole leg, Chair, Club foot, Furniture, Stretcher

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