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Sale 2003 Lot 8

Group of Four American Federal Mahogany Chairs

ca. 1790-1800, in the Hepplewhite taste, comprised of a side chair with a circular splat, with beaded edges and carved volutes, on supports extending from an inlaid fan, probably Rhode Island or Connecticut, h. 39-3/4", two chairs with fan-carved backs, probably Rhode Island or Connecticut, h. 36-3/4" and 38-1/2", and a chair with a splat with carved Prince of Wales feathers, flanked by volutes, h. 39".

Notes: The last example is similar to a chair associated with the school of George Shipley, New York.

Estimate $1,500-2,500

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