Lot 26: George II style carved mahogany piano bench, mid 20th century
December 15, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
George II style carved mahogany piano bench
mid 20th century
The needlepoint upholstered seat depicting a pair of lovebirds in a fruiting tree, raised on four cabriole legs with carved knees terminating in ball-and-claw feet; the underside with canvas Dennison Mfg. Co. label affixed with Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry Registry stamp, inventory number 5755, and handwritten note, "Solid Mahogany Hand Carved/New Hair & [indistinct]."
H: 16 1/2, W: 34 1/2, D: 15 1/2 in.
The Estate of Andre and Nancy Brewster, Maryland.
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