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

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Lot 193

193: Pair of Mahogany George II Side Chairs 193: Pair of Mahogany George II Side Chairs 193: Pair of Mahogany George II Side Chairs 193: Pair of Mahogany George II Side Chairs 193: Pair of Mahogany George II Side Chairs 193: Pair of Mahogany George II Side Chairs 193: Pair of Mahogany George II Side Chairs 193: Pair of Mahogany George II Side Chairs 193: Pair of Mahogany George II Side Chairs 193: Pair of Mahogany George II Side Chairs

Pair of Mahogany George II Side Chairs

with Slip in Seat

English,
circa 1765
H. 39 _ in. (2)

Provenance:
The chairs came from the Herrick family home of Southampton NY. They were one of the earliest families of American settlers in the 1700s. A British General Erskine was headquartered in the Herrick family home during the winter of 1778-1779.

Estimate: $800 - $1,200

Condition: Both chairs retain an old mellow finish. Some pins have been replaced. Many of the glue blocks are original.

Price Realized: $3,720