Salem, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States ca. 1750–1770
30 1/4 x 28 1/2 in.
Sack catalogue description: Queen Anne San Domingan mahogany corner chair, one cabriole leg with pointed knee, pad foot and flaring trumpet platform; turned side and rear legs ending in pad feet with flaring trumpet platforms, cyma-scrolled aprons, interlaced splat; fine bronze patina, the careful craftmanship and the modeling from dense mahogany show the hand of a superior artisan. This chair descended in the Broughton family of Salem, Massachusetts and appears to be in the same hand as P3871 (lowboy). Related objects: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 4, p. 1012, pl. P3871. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 4, p. 1013, pl. P3849.
Queen Anne mahogany corner chair
Decoration and ornament -- Queen Anne style Furniture -- United States
corner chairs (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, October 1973 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.