April 19, 2016 10:00 EST

American Furniture, Decorative & Folk Art

 
  Lot 24
 
Lot 24 - Two Federal carved mahogany urn-back side chairs

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Two Federal carved mahogany urn-back side chairs
new england, circa 1800

The first, with square turned legs and slip seat; the second, with tapering legs and overupholstered seat.

H(s): 37 1/2 in. and 38 3/8 in.

Provenance: Property Deaccessioned by the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association.
Acquired by Nancy Wade Marsh Halsted (Mrs. Nathaniel Norris Halsted), Vice Regent for New Jersey (1868-1891), and presented to the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association before 1891.

Sold for $438
Estimated at $600 - $1,000


 

The first, with square turned legs and slip seat; the second, with tapering legs and overupholstered seat.

Provenance: Property Deaccessioned by the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association.
Acquired by Nancy Wade Marsh Halsted (Mrs. Nathaniel Norris Halsted), Vice Regent for New Jersey (1868-1891), and presented to the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association before 1891.

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