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Tiger Maple Settee

Auction:
3022M
Lot:
151
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3022M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 13, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Tiger Maple Settee, New York State, c. 1815, three slats joining four uprights above flat outward-scrolling arms with circular handholds, on rush seat joining turned legs and flat stretcher, ht. 33 1/2, lg. 79 1/2, seat ht. 18 1/2 in.

Provenance: Diana Bittel, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, 2005, from Amy Finkel; reportedly from the estate of New York Governor DeWitt Clinton; Emelene Evans, Syracuse, New York; Donald Fitzer, c. 1970s.
The James and Pamela Alexander Collection
Estimate $1,000-1,500

minor cracking and repair to seat rail facing


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

DeWitt Clinton, Pamela Alexander, Diana Bittel, Donald Fitzer, Amy Finkel, Syracuse, Bryn Mawr, DeWitt, Geography of Pennsylvania, Horse racing, Lower Merion Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania

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