VERY FINE AND RARE PAIR OF QUEEN ANNE CARVED, TURNED AND JOINED GRAIN-PAINTED MAPLE SIDE CHAIRS, ATTRIBUTED TO JOHN GAINES III (1704-1743), PORTSMOUTH, NEW HAMPSHIRE, CIRCA 1735-1743
each retains an early 19th century grain-painted surface over likely the original painted surface. one chair with losses to front feet.
Height 40 5/8 in.
Mrs. J. Amory Haskell, Oak Hill Farm, Red Bank, New Jersey.