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A VERY FINE AND RARE WILLIAM AND MARY TURNED AND CARVED BLACK-PAINTED  MAPLE BANISTER-BACK SIDE CHAIR, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1725
appears to retain its original black painted surface; together with a cushion and a bag embroidered AV.
Height 48 1/4 in.; 122.6 cm.
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Provenance

John S. Walton, Griswold, Connecticut, April 1982;
Vogel Collection no. 367.

Catalogue Note

A nearly identical side chair that descended in the Fitzwilliam Walters family of Salem, Massachusetts is in the collection of Yale University Art Museum (acc. no. 1930.2523) (see Patricia E. Kane, 300 Years of American Seating Furniture: Chairs and Beds from the Mabel Brady Garvan  and Other Collections at Yale University, (Boston, MA: New York Graphic Society, 1976), p. 58-9, no. 36 and John T. Kirk, Early American Furniture, (New York: Knopf, 1970), p. 51, no. 34).

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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New York