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    Sale 2095

    The Collection Of Marguerite And Arthur Riordan, Stonington, Connecticut

    18 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 541

    A GREEN-PAINTED SACK-BACK WINDSOR HIGH CHAIR

    PROBABLY NEW YORK, 1785-1800

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A GREEN-PAINTED SACK-BACK WINDSOR HIGH CHAIR
    Probably New York, 1785-1800
    33½ in. high


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    The dynamic turnings of this high chair relate closely to one illustrated in Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Furniture: Specialized Forms (New York, 1997), p. 155, fig. 2-24.

    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Israel Sack, Inc., New York, New York
    Sold Sotheby's New York, Important Americana: The Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Adolph Henry Meyer, January 20, 1996, lot 142


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    Please note this lot is being sold subject to a reserve.