The Presidents' Week Auction
Pair of William and Mary Style Carved Tall Back Armchairs
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Circa 1900, oak, shaped and relief carved mask crest rail, diapered carved panel tall slender back, scrolled arms, plank seat with molded edge, slight baluster turned column legs with stretcher base.
61 x 22.5 x 15 in.
From the Personal Collection of Mr. William Ivey Long, Seaboard, North Carolina and New York, New York
Old surface with wear; both chairs with break and loss to seat at front corners; insect damage; one chair with break and repair to crest rail at joint.