Bannister-backed armchair

A fine and rare maple and ash bannister-backed armchair in original structural condition and retaining an old red-stained surface.  The shape of the finials, slight bow to the back, and unusual turned elements to the legs and stretchers relate this to a specific shop tradition near Waltham MA.  These chairs were made from c.1740-1780, and this example is probably c.1770-80.  48" ht, 16 1/2" seat ht.

Dealer Peter H. Eaton Antiques, Inc.
Date: c.1770-80
Origin Waltham, MA
Measurements 48" ht, 16 1/2" seat ht.
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Price 3200.00
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