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3038B Boston
November 4, 2017 10:00AMCalender

Carved Mahogany Easy Chair

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3038B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 04, 2017 10:00AM


Carved Mahogany Easy Chair, Massachusetts, possibly Newburyport, c. 1760-80, the serpentine crest, shaped sides, and outward-scrolling arms all on frontal cabriole legs ending in claw-and-ball feet, and square H-stretcher, in pink wool damask upholstery, refinished, ht. 46 1/4, seat ht. 15 1/2 in.

Provenance: John Walton, Inc.; Sotheby's Auction of the Rosen Family Collection, February 1, 1991, Lot 727; Lincoln & Jean Sander, American Antiques, Redding, Connecticut, 1991.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

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Jean Sander, Lincoln, Newburyport, Redding