The Best 18th C Connecticut Queen Anne Chair Great Carved Crest And Spanish Feet
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The Best 18th C Connecticut Queen Anne Chair Great Carved Crest And Spanish Feet:
THE BEST 18TH C CONNECTICUT QUEEN ANNE CHAIR GREAT CARVED CREST AND SPANISH FEET
A MUSEUM QUALITY EARLY 18TH CENTURY QUEEN ANNE SIDE CHAIR WITH THE BEST CARVED CREST RAIL, DEEP EARLY BLOCK TURNINGS AND CARVED SPANISH FEET. CONNECTICUT, CIRCA 1730-1740 ALL IN A NICE 19TH CENTURY REFINISH WITH GREAT COLOR AND PATINA AND TRACES OF THE ORIGINAL RED.
THIS IS ONE OF THE BEST EXAMPLES WE HAVE HAD IN A LONG TIME. THIS IS THE PINNACLE OF A COUNTRY QUEEN ANNE CHAIR.
A first period, Early 18th Century QUEEN ANNE CONNECTICUT side chair. It has aFULLY DEVELOPED AND CARVED CRESTand a highly developed and carved center splat. It has THE BEST boldly turned front stretcher and greatDOUBLE turned side stretchers all ending in its originalCARVED SPANISH feet. The chair retains the an old 19th century SURFACE WITH GREAT PATINA.
THIS CHAIR HAS THE BOLDEST BLOCK TURNINGS AND POSTS. It is from the COASTAL CONNECTICUT AREA NEAR NEW LONDON AND DATES CIRCA 1720-1740. The shape of the nicely carved crest is indicative of that area as well as are the fully developed and bulbous turneddouble side stretchers.
This chair is structurally all original. The real rush seat is 19th century and in great condition.
IT ALSO HAS NEARLY A 4 1/2" CANT TO THE BACK. This feature usually disappeared around the middle of the 18th century.
NO REPAIRS TO THE FEET THEY ARE ALL ORIGINAL. IT STILL RETAINS ALL OF ITS ORIGINAL PEGS.
This great chair stands 41" tall. The seat height is a full 17 1/2".
For a similar example see, "Furniture Treasury" , by Wallace Nutting, Plate 2092, also shown in the last photo; and "Early American Antique Country Furnishings" by George Neumann.
Typical wear associated with the age of the item. THERE ARE NO REPAIRS OR RESTORATIONS.
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