Brunk Auctions
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Collection of Jean and Jim Barrow | May 20, 2023

Sat, May 20, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 182

Fine Rare Federal Carved Mahogany Armchair

Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000

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

attributed to Ephraim Haines, Philadelphia, circa 1805, retaining an old dark possibly original surface, reeded crest with finely leaf and rosette carved decoration, reeded back, arm, arms supports, and legs, serpentine front seat rail, brick red silk upholstery, 35 x 41-3/4 x 19-3/4 in.


minor repairs and some color retouch at joint of arms to rear stiles, crack and minor repair at lower rail of back, crack and repair at top of one arm support, other typical bumps and surface flaws consistent with age and use, upholstery in good condition

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Henry Ford Museum and Greenfield Village (bears accession number 59.123.2);
Sotheby's, New York, January 18, 2001, lot 690 (sold for $24,900);
Collection of Jean and Jim Barrow