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227 Federal Carved Mahogany Upholstered Lolling Chair, probably Massachusetts, c. 1795-1800, the serpentine back on halfserpentine arms terminating in scrolled handholds, on shaped paneled supports and molded tapering front legs, (repairs), ht. 46, seat ht. 17 in. $1,500-2,500

228 Federal Inlaid Mahogany Upholstered Lolling Chair, probably Massachusetts, 181015, with half-serpentine arms on string-inlaid concave supports terminating in inlaid panels on turned front legs, refinished, (restoration), ht. 45 1/2, seat ht. 16 in. $1,000-1,500

229 Neoclassical Carved Mahogany and Bird’seye Maple Veneer Worktable, possibly New Brunswick, Canada, c. 1815, the lift top above the wool work surface and compartmented interior, and case of one false drawer and one working drawer, old brass, (imperfections), ht. 28, wd. 21, dp. 16 3/4 in. $3,000-5,000

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230 Federal Mahogany Worktable, probably Massachusetts, c. 1800-10, the rectangular top above two drawers on square tapering legs, old brass, (minor imperfections), ht. 27, wd. 18 1/4, dp. 15 3/4 in. $600-800 231 Federal Gilt-gesso and Eglomise Mirror, probably Massachusetts, c. 1810, the reversepainted tablet showing a basket of fruit against red drapery, (minor imperfections), ht. 26 in. $300-500 232 Federal Gilt-gesso Mirror, probably Massachusetts, early 19th century, with eglomise tablet showing a farmer by a river’s edge, (imperfections), ht. 19 3/4, wd. 13 in. $250-350

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233 Inlaid Maple Tall Case Clock, Timothy Chandler, Concord, New Hampshire, c. 1800-10, the arched hood with pierced fret joining inlaid plinths, above the glazed tombstone door opening to the white-painted, polychrome, and gilt iron dial with seconds hand, calendar aperture, and moon’s age indicator in the arch decorated with a ship flying an American flag, the dial lettered “TIMOTHY CHANDLER/CONCORD,” with brass, eight-day, weight-driven movement fixed to a seatboard impressed “CHANDLER,” on the waist with string-inlaid molded door and flanking reeded quarter-columns, all on the string-inlaid base with ogee bracket feet, (imperfections), ht. 88 1/4 in. $3,000-5,000 234 Carved Birch Tall Clock, probably southern New Hampshire, late 18th/early 19th century, the hood with molded swan’s neck cresting ending in carved pinwheels, above the whitepainted, polychrome, and gilt iron dial with floral spandrels and a bird in the arch, and brass, eight-day, weight-driven movement, on a case with thumbmolded waist door and bracket base, refinished, (imperfections), ht. 84 1/2 in. $4,000-6,000

American Furniture & Decorative Arts | Skinner Auction 2680B  

The October 27, 2013 Skinner American Furniture & Decorative Arts auction in Boston includes many fine examples of newly discovered furnitur...

American Furniture & Decorative Arts | Skinner Auction 2680B  

The October 27, 2013 Skinner American Furniture & Decorative Arts auction in Boston includes many fine examples of newly discovered furnitur...