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VERY RARE QUEEN ANNE CARVED AND FIGURED WALNUT COMPASS-SEAT SIDE CHAIR, Boston, Massachusetts, circa 1745
Estimate
15,00030,000
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VERY RARE QUEEN ANNE CARVED AND FIGURED WALNUT COMPASS-SEAT SIDE CHAIR, Boston, Massachusetts, circa 1745
Estimate
15,00030,000
JUMP TO LOT

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Important Americana: Furniture, Folk Art, Silver, Porcelain, Prints and Carpets

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VERY RARE QUEEN ANNE CARVED AND FIGURED WALNUT COMPASS-SEAT SIDE CHAIR, Boston, Massachusetts, circa 1745
Bearing a label and collection number 53 attached to the interior of the seat frame inscribed From Indian Hill, 1938; appears to retain old finish under shellac.

Height 38 1/2 in.
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Provenance

Major Benjamin Perley Poore, Indian Hill Farm, Newburyport, Massachusetts;
Collection of C.E. and E.L. Garvin;
Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, The American Heritage Society Auction of Americana, November 19, 1977, sale 4048, lot 1247;
John Walton, Jewett City, Connecticut, January 1984

Literature

Frances Clary Morse, Furniture of the Olden Times, (New York, The MacMillan Co., 1917), pp. 123, 162 and 164

Catalogue Note

Important Americana: Furniture, Folk Art, Silver, Porcelain, Prints and Carpets

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