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    Sale 12186

    Important American Furniture, Silver, Outsider and Folk Art

    20 September 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 847

    A QUEEN ANNE WALNUT SIDE CHAIR

    NEWPORT, 1740-1760

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A QUEEN ANNE WALNUT SIDE CHAIR
    NEWPORT, 1740-1760
    bears plaque on rear seat rail inscribed Chair Once Owned by HENRY BULL of Newport, Rhode Island/ Governor of Rhode Island in 1685 and 1690; chair with rich brown color and old, dry surface
    37 ¼ in. high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE NEW ENGLAND COLLECTION