Southern Queen Anne Mahogany Corner / Necessary Chair
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Attributed to Norfolk, Virginia, late 18th century, red pine and white pine secondary, applied concave crest, shaped and cut arms, hourglass-shaped backsplats with molded shoes, ring turned columns, slip seat, interior with bowl receptacle, deep shaped drop skirts, front cabriole leg with relief shell-carved knee, raised pad feet.
31 x 31 x 26.5 in.
Purchased at Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates, lot 1414, June 23, 2018: From the DeSapri Collection, Granville, OH; Purchased at the Galt Family / Nelson-Galt House Auction, Williamsburg, VA., September 30, 1978, lot 255; Estate of Mary Ware Galt Kirby, Williamsburg, VA. Said to have been originally used in the Galt Tavern, Richmond, VA.
Later upholstery to slip seat; break and repair to left arm; chip and loss to ring on left column.
$800 - 1,200