1070
1070

PROPERTY OF VARIOUS OWNERS

Very Fine and Rare Federal Inlaid Birchwood Candlestand, attributed to John Dunlap II (1784-1869), Antrim, New Hampshire, Circa 1810
Estimate
6,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 7,500 USD
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1070

PROPERTY OF VARIOUS OWNERS

Very Fine and Rare Federal Inlaid Birchwood Candlestand, attributed to John Dunlap II (1784-1869), Antrim, New Hampshire, Circa 1810
Estimate
6,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 7,500 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

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Very Fine and Rare Federal Inlaid Birchwood Candlestand, attributed to John Dunlap II (1784-1869), Antrim, New Hampshire, Circa 1810

Provenance

Paul McInnis Inc., Hampton Falls, New Hampshire;
Ronald Bourgeault, Hampton, New Hampshire;
Christie's, New York, The Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Eddy Nicholson, January 27, 1995, sale 8082, lot 1169.

Catalogue Note

This rare four legged candlestands is part of a group of stands that have been recovered in New Hampshire and are attributed to John Dunlap II (1784-1869) of Antrim, New Hampshire based upon closely related inlay on signed games tables. Two games tables bear the inscription 1807 - Cabinet and Chairmaker Antrim. Antrim is located in the Southwest corner of New Hampshire near the Connecticut River, For additional information on the related games tables see Plain & Elegant, Rich & Common: Documented New Hampshire Furniture, 1750-1850 (Concord, NH: New Hampshire Historical Society, 1978), p. 92-3, no. 36.

Important Americana

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New York