• Important American Furniture,  auction at Christies

    Sale 2287

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Silver & Chinese Export

    21 - 25 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 340

    A QUEEN ANNE CEDAR SIDE CHAIR

    BERMUDA, 1730-1760

    Price Realised  

    A QUEEN ANNE CEDAR SIDE CHAIR
    BERMUDA, 1730-1760
    The underside of rear rail incised Allen
    39 in. high


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    A nearly identical pair of side chairs from Bermuda, with the same incision on the rear seat rail, were sold at Christie's, New York, January 20, 2005, lot 352. Additional chairs of similar form can be found in Hyde, Bryden Bordley, Bermuda's Antique Furniture & Silver, (Great Britain, 1971), pp. 44-45, figs. 101, 102, 104 and 106.