Lot 6002
  • 6002

The Shoemaker-Pickering-Doughton Family Chippendale Carved and Figured Mahogany Games Table, possibly from the shop of Jonathan Shoemaker, carving attributed to Richard Butts, Philadelphia, circa 1770

Estimate
40,000 - 60,000 USD
Sold
47,500 USD
bidding is closed

Description

  • Mahogany
retains a dark rich historic surface; appears to retain its original ornate cast brass hardware.

Provenance

Descended in the Shoemaker-Pickering-Doughten families;
Mr. and Mrs. William W. Doughton.

Literature

William Macpherson Hornor, Jr., Blue Book Philadelphia Furniture: William Penn to George Washington, (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1977), p. 219, pl. 157. 
Close