06-07-2009 06-07-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2460 Boston
June 7, 2009 11:00AMCalender
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Set of Four Pine, Maple, and Hickory Painted Bow-back Windsor Side Chairs

$9,480$8,000
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2460 Location: Boston Date / Time: June 07, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Set of Four Pine, Maple, and Hickory Painted Bow-back Windsor Side Chairs, probably Philadelphia or Delaware, c. 1810, bamboo turned chairs with carved seats centering painted patera, old surface, ht. 37 3/4, seat ht. 18 1/2 in.

Provenance: Clark Garrett, Fairhaven, Ohio; Private New York Collector; Wayne Pratt, Woodbury, Connecticut.

Literature: For closely related examples see American Windsor Chairs by Nancy Goyne Evans, (New York, 1996), p. 104, no. 3-51, p. 106, no. 3-55 and p. 175, no. 4-28. Also see The Book of American Windsor Furniture by John Kassey, (University of Massachusetts, 1998), p. 66, no. 64 and p. 68, no. 66.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

Philadelphia, Delaware, New York Collector, Ohio, Wayne Pratt, Woodbury, Clark Garrett, Fairhaven, Connecticut, Nancy Goyne Evans, University of Massachusetts, John Kassey, Massachusetts