• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 12186

    Important American Furniture, Silver, Outsider and Folk Art

    20 September 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 878

    A SET OF FOUR CLASSICAL CARVED BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY LYRE-BACK SIDE CHAIRS

    NEW YORK, 1815-1825

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SET OF FOUR CLASSICAL CARVED BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY LYRE-BACK SIDE CHAIRS
    NEW YORK, 1815-1825
    32 ½ in. high


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    Please note lots marked with a square will be moved to Christie’s Fine Art Storage Services (CFASS in Red Hook, Brooklyn) on the last day of the sale. Lots are not available for collection at Christie’s Fine Art Storage Services until after the third business day following the sale. All lots will be stored free of charge for 30 days from the auction date at Christie’s Rockefeller Center or Christie’s Fine Art Storage Services (CFASS in Red Hook, Brooklyn). Operation hours for collection from either location are from 9.30 am to 5.00 pm, Monday-Friday. After 30 days from the auction date property may be moved at Christie’s discretion. Please contact Post-Sale Services to confirm the location of your property prior to collection. Lots may not be collected during the day of their move to Christie’s Fine Art Storage Services (CFASS in Red Hook, Brooklyn). Please consult the Lot Collection Notice for collection information.


    Provenance

    The Pell Family, New York and Rhode Island
    Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc., New York


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of a Private New York Collection


    Literature

    Bernard and S. Dean Levy, Inc., In Search of Excellence: Catalogue VIII (New York, 1994), p. 52.