Gaines, John, III, 1704-1743, and Gaines, Thomas, 1740-1821 (school of)
North Shore, Massachusetts, United States Portsmouth, Rockingham county, New Hampshire, United States ca. 1740–1760
42 1/2 x 23 1/2
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne maple Spanish-foot armchair with ram's horn arm terminals, molded stiles and horned yoke crest, school of John and Thomas Gaines; the ram's horn arm terminals are rare and dramatic, relating to those on the Gaines masterpiece, illustrated in Sack, Fine Points of Furniture, Early American, p. 19. Related objects: Book: Albert Sack, Fine Points of Furniture: Early American (New York: Crown Publishers, 1955), p. 19. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 6, p. 1501, pl. P4586.
Queen Anne maple Spanish-foot armchair
Decoration and ornament--Queen Anne style Furniture--United States
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, May 1978 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.