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PROPERTY FROM THE DUDLEY & CONSTANCE GODFREY FOUNDATION

Very Rare Classical Carved Mahogany Sofa, Attributed to Ephraim Haines, Philadelphia, Circa 1815
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 3,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT
820

PROPERTY FROM THE DUDLEY & CONSTANCE GODFREY FOUNDATION

Very Rare Classical Carved Mahogany Sofa, Attributed to Ephraim Haines, Philadelphia, Circa 1815
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 3,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Americana

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New York

Very Rare Classical Carved Mahogany Sofa, Attributed to Ephraim Haines, Philadelphia, Circa 1815

Provenance

Arthur H. Sussel, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania;
Sotheby's New York, Important Americana, January 28-31, 1987, sale 5551, lot 1222;
Alan Miller, Quakertown, Pennsylvania.

Catalogue Note

An armchair made by Ephraim Haines for Bishop William White for use at Christ Church Philadelphia has closely related carved stylized grapes on the crest rail (see Charles E. Peterson, Nicholas L. Gianopulos, and Bruce Cooper Gill, The Building and Furnishing of Christ Church Philadelphia, (Philadelphia: Old Christ Church Preservation Trust, 2001), p. 43).

Important Americana

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New York