Federal Carved Mahogany Sofa, William Hook, Salem, c. 1815-20, the slightly bowed crest joining shaped arms on fluted, waterleaf-carved, and urn-turned supports, the supports on fluted plinths continuing to reeded ring-turned tapering legs ending in brass-cap casters and joined by serpentine seat rail, ht. 34 1/4, lg. 76, seat ht. 16 3/4 in.
Provenance: Florene Maine, Ridgefield, Connecticut, 1976. Illustrated in a Florene Maine advertisement in The Magazine Antiques, January 1976.
A Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, Collection
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