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Carved Hardwood Chair

Auction:
3259T
Lot:
1192
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3259T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 04, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Carved Hardwood Chair, probably China, late 18th century, the crest centering a shell flanked by bird heads, above pierced stiles ornamented with bird heads, and elaborately carved splat with scrolls, foliate devices, and crested birds, all on a shaped seat with conformingly shaped slip seat joining frontal cabriole legs with face-carved knees and stylized claw-and-ball feet, (repairs), ht. 44, seat ht. 18 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800


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Keywords

China, Art genres, Cabriole leg, Crest, Decorative arts, English furniture, Furniture, Scroll, Splat, Visual arts

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