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Black-painted Heart and Crown Side Chair

Auction:
2897M
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$9,000$9,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2897M
Location:
Off Premises
Date / Time :
May 21, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Black-painted Heart and Crown Side Chair, attributed to Andrew Durand, Milford, Connecticut, mid-18th century, with molded banisters and characteristic turnings, ht. 44 3/4 in.

Provenance: Hilary Nolan, 1994.

Literature: For a similar example see Robert F. Trent, Hearts & Crowns, Folk Chairs of the Connecticut Coast 1720-1840, (New Haven Colony Historical Society, New Haven, Connecticut, 1977), plate 50, p. 19.
Estimate $3,000-3,500


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Robert F. Trent, Andrew Durand, Hilary Nolan, New Haven Colony, New Haven, Connecticut, Milford

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