Black-painted Bannister-back Side Chair
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- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2897M
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- Date / Time :
- May 21, 2016 10:00AM
Black-painted Bannister-back Side Chair, Guilford or Wallingford, Connecticut, c. 1750-70, with tall turned mushroom finials, shaped cresting, and split bannisters, ht. 47 3/4 in.
Provenance: Hubbard family, Guilford, Connecticut, 1973.
Literature: Illustrated in Robert F. Trent, Hearts & Crowns, Folk Chairs of the Connecticut Coast 1720-1840 (New Haven Colony Historical Society: New Haven, Connecticut, 1977), plate 57, p. 29.
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