Important American Furniture, Paintings, Folk Art and Decorative Arts – January 22, 2013 Auction Results

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Lot 137

137:Queen Anne Red-Stained Porringer-Top Tea Table 137:Queen Anne Red-Stained Porringer-Top Tea Table 137:Queen Anne Red-Stained Porringer-Top Tea Table 137:Queen Anne Red-Stained Porringer-Top Tea Table

137:Queen Anne Red-Stained Porringer-Top Tea Table

Maple

New Hampshire, 1730-1765
H. 27 in.; W. 31 _ in.; D. 23 _ in.

Provenance: Private collection, Simsbury, Connecticut, 1981;
Private collection, Roxbury, Connecticut

Literature: A similar example illustrated in Albert Sack, "Fine Points of Furniture," New York: Crown, 1993, p. 263.

Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000

Collectors Joanne and Jeffrey Klein enjoy the eclectic mix of American folk art, painted furniture and modern sculpture and paintings. They love the juxtaposition of modern with traditional ranging from symbolism to widely varying textured painted and weathered surfaces. Their appreciation of form, color and texture is exhibited in their collection of exceptional painted furniture, weathervanes, redware pottery, hooked rugs and wood carvings.

Condition: Condition: Retains remnants of its original red wash.

Price Realized: $9,300