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Sat, Mar 26, 2022 09:00AM EDT
Lot 1162

Neoclassical Carved Walnut Rush Seat Settee

Estimate: $500 - $700

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

probably Italian, 19th century, three chair back design with leaf carved crests and pierced and carved splats, rush seat over tapered legs, rich brown color with patinated surface, set with loose green striped cushion, 32 x 55 x 20 in.

Provenance: Property from an Important Charleston Collection


scattered minor pest damage, minor break and repair at crest rail, break and repair at one front leg with later iron brace at back, later seat frame bracing, back of each front leg with small plugged mortise (suggesting it once had side stretchers, but no plugged mortises in rear legs), cushions in good condition