Lot 2122: CHIPPENDALE CARVED AND FIGURED MAHOGANY EASY CHAIR, PHILADELPHIA, CIRCA 1770 |
January 19, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: bears accession number 36.501.2, back legs with bottom 2 1/2 in. replaced.
Both front legs repaired behind knee at junction of seat rail, back legs ended out 2.5 inches, proper right rear talon replaced. Not examined under upholstery. Rear glue blocks replaced.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.
Ginsburg & Levy, New York;
Henry Ford Museum and Greenfield Village, Dearborn, Michigan;
Sotheby's, New York, Important Americana, January 19, 2001, sale 7590, lot 700.
Dimensions: Height 47 in.