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Property from the Brooklyn Museum | March 20, 2024

Wed, Mar 20, 2024 10:00AM EDT
Lot 142

British or Continental Baroque Oak Armchair

Estimate: $200 - $300

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$100 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

17th century, foliate carved scrolled crest and seatback, turned stiles, caned back and seat, foliate scrolled arms, stretcher and legs, 50 x 23 x 23 in.

Provenance: Gift of Kate Hicks Wolff, Brooklyn, NY, 1916; Property from the Brooklyn Museum


frame is loose at joints, frame with several repairs throughout, later L brackets and other later hardware at joints, caned seat is not intact, scattered insect holes (not active), one front foot with losses from insect damage, later surface with wear, other general wear throughout from age and substantial use

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Gift of Kate Hicks Wolff, Brooklyn, NY, 1916; Property from the Brooklyn Museum