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    Sale 2095

    The Collection Of Marguerite And Arthur Riordan, Stonington, Connecticut

    18 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 712

    A MARQUETRY AND PARQUETRY-INLAID MAHOGANY BUREAU WITH MIRROR

    ATTRIBUTED TO FREDERICK STEDMAN HAZEN (1829-1908), MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1876

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    A MARQUETRY AND PARQUETRY-INLAID MAHOGANY BUREAU WITH MIRROR
    Attributed to Frederick Stedman Hazen (1829-1908), Massachusetts, Circa 1876
    Inlaid with portraits of George and Martha Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette
    70 in. high, 43 in. wide, 27 in. deep


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    This bureau was likely made in celebration of America's Centennial, circa 1876. For more information on Frederick Stedman Hazen, see Richard M,hlberger, "A masterpiece of American folk marquetry," The Magazine Antiques (September, 1986), pp. 476-481.

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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Collection of Mrs. J. William Griffith, Dallas, Texas