A RARE WILLIAM AND MARY BLACK-PAINTED MAPLE SLAT-BACK MUSHROOM POMMEL ARMCHAIR, EASTERN CONNECTICUT, CIRCA 1720
With exceptional if not unique finials; bottom 8 in. of legs and lower stretchers replaced.
Height 49 in.; 124.5 cm.
Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Milne;
John S. Walton, Griswold, Connecticut, July 1975;
Vogel Collection no. 209.
Lyman Allyn Museum, New London, Connecticut, New London County Furniture: 1640-1840, October 5-November 1974.
Minor Myers, Jr. and Edgar deN. Mayhew, New London County Furniture: 1640-1840, (New London, Connecticut: Lyman Allyn Museum, 1974), p. 15, no. 4.