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

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Lot 169

169:Chippendale Red-Stained Tall Birch Chest of Drawers 169:Chippendale Red-Stained Tall Birch Chest of Drawers 169:Chippendale Red-Stained Tall Birch Chest of Drawers 169:Chippendale Red-Stained Tall Birch Chest of Drawers 169:Chippendale Red-Stained Tall Birch Chest of Drawers

169:Chippendale Red-Stained Tall Birch Chest of Drawers



Dunlap School, New Hampshire, 1780-1810,br> H. 62 in.; W. 36 in.; D. 17 _ in.

wth six drawers

Provenance: Virginia Carlson Collection;
David Schorsch, New York;
Wayne Pratt, Woodbury, Connecticut, 1996

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000

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: Brasses are old replacements in original holes. Escutcheons appear to be original.

Price Realized: $4,340