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Set of Four Grain-painted and Stencil-decorated Fancy Chairs

Auction:
3038B
Lot:
48
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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

Description:

Set of Four Grain-painted and Stencil-decorated Fancy Chairs, New England. c. 1820-30, an armchair and three side chairs, overall paint in black and vermilion, with striping and detail in yellow, the tablets centering grapes and grape leaves, (paint wear), ht. to 34 1/4, seat ht. 18 in.

Provenance: A Cornwall, Connecticut, Collector.
Estimate $800-1,200


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

Chair, Communication design, Furniture, Grape, Graphic design, Printing, Printmaking, Stencil, Vermilion, Visual arts

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