April 19, 2016 10:00 EST

American Furniture, Decorative & Folk Art

 
  Lot 57
 
Lot 57 - Sack-back Windsor rocking chair and a bamboo-turned Windsor side chair

57

Sack-back Windsor rocking chair and a bamboo-turned Windsor side chair
late 18th/early 19th century

H: 33 1/2 in.

Provenance: Property Deaccessioned by the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association.
The first chair was given to the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association in 1979, by the Reverend and Mrs. Murray W. Dewart, in honor of both their mothers, Mrs. Submit Tewsbury Clarke Dewart Staube (the chair's previous owner) and Rosamond Randall Beirne, former Regent and Vice Regent for Maryland.

The second chair was purchased by the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association in 1935 from an antique dealer near Hagerstown, Maryland.

Sold for $125
Estimated at $400 - $700


 

Provenance: Property Deaccessioned by the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association.
The first chair was given to the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association in 1979, by the Reverend and Mrs. Murray W. Dewart, in honor of both their mothers, Mrs. Submit Tewsbury Clarke Dewart Staube (the chair's previous owner) and Rosamond Randall Beirne, former Regent and Vice Regent for Maryland.

The second chair was purchased by the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association in 1935 from an antique dealer near Hagerstown, Maryland.

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