April 27, 2021 10:00 EST

American Furniture, Folk and Decorative Arts

 
  Lot 66
 
Lot 66 - A pair of Chippendale mahogany ribbon-back side chairs

66

A pair of Chippendale mahogany ribbon-back side chairs
Philadelphia, PA, circa 1785

With leather upholstery.

H: 38 in.

Provenance

The Estate of a Prominent Philadelphia Lady.
The Estate of Elizabeth Tukey, Freeman's, Philadlephia, Pennsylvania, April 13, 2000, Lot 1193.
Ardis Leigh, Princeton, New Jersey.

Sold for $1,386
Estimated at $1,000 - $2,000


 

With leather upholstery.

H: 38 in.

Provenance

The Estate of a Prominent Philadelphia Lady.
The Estate of Elizabeth Tukey, Freeman's, Philadlephia, Pennsylvania, April 13, 2000, Lot 1193.
Ardis Leigh, Princeton, New Jersey.

Literature

For related examples, see William MacPherson Horner's, Blue Book of Philadelphia Furniture, plate 289, picturing one of a set of twelve supplied by Thomas Tufft to Deborah Logan at Stenton in 1783, and plate 101, being one of a set of six made by Jacob Wayne for Captain Thomas Mason in 1790.

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