Federal Upholstered Mahogany Lolling ChairMassachusetts or New Hampshire, 1780-1800
H. 45 in.; W. (at seat) 27 in.; D. (at seat) 24 _ in.
Unusual carved and fluted molding on hand holds and Greek key banding on the front legs.
Provenance: Leigh Keno American Antiques, New York, 1990
Estimate: $3,000 - $6,000
Condition: The surface of the wood retains a mellow shade of patina. The left arm is re-glued and a mortise has been cut and added to strengthen the juncture of the arm support to the armrest. A screw has been inserted into the left stretcher to reinforce the median.