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Auction Description for Sotheby's: The Highly Important Americana Collection of George S. Parker II from the Caxambas Foundation

The Highly Important Americana Collection of George S. Parker II from the Caxambas Foundation (257 Lots)

by Sotheby's


257 lots with images

January 19, 2017

Live Auction

New York, NY, USA

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PILGRIM CENTURY TURNED POPLAR SPINDLE-BACK ARMCHAIR, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1685 |

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Description: pommels and feet replaced.

Condition Report: Wear commensurate with age and use. Pommels and feet replaced. The proper right arm has been repaired with a dowel at the front and back. The proper left arm has been 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.

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FINE AND RARE PILGRIM CENTURY JOINED OAK AND CHESTNUT CHEST, ATTRIBUTED TO JOHN NORMAN, JR., PROBABLY MARBLEHEAD, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1680 |

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Description: oak, chestnut

Condition Report: Top later.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.

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VERY RARE PILGRIM CENTURY JOINED CEDARWOOD CHEST OF DRAWERS, POSSIBLY BY THE JOINER HENRY MESSINGER OR RALPH MASON, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1685 |

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Description: appears to retain its original cast brass hardware; feet replaced.

Condition Report: case width: 35 in. case depth: 20 1/2 in. Front feet replaced. Pulls probably original.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.

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PAIR OF WILLIAM AND MARY CARVED OAK AND CANED SIDE CHAIRS, ENGLAND, LAST QUARTER 17TH CENTURY |

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Description: oak

Condition Report: Some old wood worm damage with some subsequent losses. A repaired crack to one front foot. Replaced caning. A replacement to underside of side stretcher. One central stretcher with a large loss to underside (about 5"). Usual scratches and abrasions consistent with use and age.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.

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PILGRIM CENTURY TURNED MAPLE AND PINE CROSS-BASE STAND, NEW ENGLAND, CIRCA 1700 |

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Description: maple, pine

Condition Report: Old leather repair to center of top.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.

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EXCEPTIONAL PAIR OF CAST BRASS CANDLESTICKS, MELCHIUR AND SCHUSTER, NUREMBURG, GERMANY, 17TH CENTURY (BEFORE 1692) |

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Description: marked MS to each rim; together with a matched pair of 16th century Spanish cast brass "Capstan" candlesticks (4 pieces).

Condition Report: Smaller sticks with very small inherent cracks to base; usual amount of scratches, dents and oxidation. The larger pair with a small loss to one of the rings to stem.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.

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PILGRIM CENTURY JOINED AND CARVED OAK AND PINE WITH TURNED MAPLE

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Description: bottom 5 inches of legs replaced.

Condition Report: case width: 45 in. case depth: 20 in. Chest ended out 5 1/4 inches. Triangular repair to proper right back edge of top adjacent to hinge.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.

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AN ELIZABETH I SILVER COMMUNION CUP, MAKER'S MARK HW, PELLET ABOVE, FLOWERHEAD? BELOW, IN SHAPED PUNCH (JACKSON, 1989, P. 94), LONDON, 1571 |

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Description: stepped domed foot with die-rolled band, compressed knop, flaring cup engraved with strapwork band

Condition Report: knop with surface split, the stem with small dent to upper rim, base lightly scratched "no. 947 oz 10-15" and crudely scratched with a W or a 3, overall in good conditionIn 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.

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AN ELIZABETH I SILVER SEAL-TOP SPOON, MAKER'S MARK A ?DOG'S HEAD, LONDON, 1582 |

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Description: with fig-shaped bowl, faceted stem and baluster top with remains of engraving

Condition Report: as noted re. traces of engraving, a few nicks to rim of bowl, otherwise good conditionIn 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.

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A JAMES I SILVER SEAL-TOP SPOON, MAKER'S MARK C ENCLOSING M IN SHIELD, POSSIBLY MARTIN COTTRELL, LONDON, 1605 |

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Description: with fig-shaped bowl, faceted stem, large baluster with v-join topped by pricked initials IA

Condition Report: pricked initials and the decoration on baluster worn, small ding to back of bowl, otherwise goodIn 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.

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AN ENGLISH PROVINCIAL SILVER APOSTLE SPOON, MARKED WITH A CROWNED X PROBABLY FOR EXETER, 17TH CENTURY |

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Description: with fig-shaped bowl pricked on the back IL/L and 1680, the flattened handle topped by a roughly cast gilt figure of an apostle with rosette halo

Condition Report: apostle with gilding rubbed at high spots, surface scratches throughout and some dings to bowl, otherwise good, weight: 1 oz 10 dwt / 50 gIn 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.

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A COMMONWEALTH SILVER BEAKER, MAKER'S MARK IC IN HEART, FIVE-POINTED STAR BELOW, LONDON, 1658 |

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Description: short with lightly flaring sides and molded baseband, the rim engraved with strapwork panels with foliated drops, engraved with early initials WC

Condition Report: 2 repaired rim splits, 1 minor ding to rim, light surface scratches throughout plus a small cluster of scratches at lower body, otherwise good conditionIn 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.

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A CHARLES II SILVER BEAKER, MAKER'S MARK ID PELLET BETWEEN IN SHAPED SHIELD, LONDON, 1671 |

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Description: trumpet foot and flaring bowl with corded border between, lightly pricked initials SG below rim,

Condition Report: 3/8 in. long surface split at lower body just above the corded border, otherwise good conditionIn 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.

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A CHARLES II SILVER TWO-HANDLED CUP AND COVER, JOHN SUTTON, LONDON, 1682/3 |

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Description: embossed and chased with palm and acanthus below band of running foliage and flowers, beaded double-scroll handles ending in serpents' heads, matching cover with bud finial, gilt interior

Condition Report: finial pushed down into cover slightly, cover with several small surface splits/imperfections (not through), body with one minor rim split (not through), a little excess solder where handles meet body, otherwise goodIn 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.

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A CHARLES II SILVER-GILT SALVER ON FOOT, MAKER'S MARK TB OR JB CONJOINED, CIRCA 1670 |

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Description: on plain trumpet foot, the rim embossed and chased with acanthus and palm, engraved underneath with an early 19th century crest in the Garter under ducal coronet

Condition Report: later gilding, foot rim dented upwards on one side, foot with minor dent to side, rim dented downwards in a few spots (barely noticeable), overall good conditionIn 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.

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A CHARLES II SILVER TANKARD, MAKER'S MARK EL (JACKSON, 1989, P. 123), LONDON, 1680 |

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Description: the body embossed and chased with palm and acanthus below acanthus band, matching cover with central rosette, double-dolphin thumbpiece and wide shield handle terminal, 

Condition Report: repair to handle near hinge, shaped lip pushed down slightly, a few minor dings throughout and one minor dent to base rim, splitting at the top rim of the cover, a spout added and later removedIn 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.

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A CHARLES II SILVER TWO-HANDLED CAUDLE CUP, MAKER'S MARK WG IN HEART (JACKSON, 1989, P. 123), LONDON, 1668 |

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Description: the bombé body embossed on one side with a running stag and on the other with a pursuing hound, flanked by flowers, caryatid handles, the neck pricked with initials FE

Condition Report: matting rubbed at high spots, excess solder where handles meet body, otherwise good conditionIn 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.

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A RARE PAIR OF SILVERED BRASS 

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Description: the square bases cast with putti flanking urns and masks at the corners, the knops cast with similar motifs below square cluster column stems and matching rim, wear to silvering

Condition Report: as noted re. extensive wear to silvering, one with repaired split to base rim, otherwise goodIn 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.

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A WILLIAM AND MARY SILVER PORRINGER, MAKER'S MARK SCRIPT R IN SHAPED PUNCH WITH PELLET BELOW, POSSIBLY FOR ALEXANDER ROODE (JACKSON, 1989, P. 139), LONDON, 1690 |

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Description: circular, with flat shaped and pierced handle pricked I*T / 1693 / I*G

Condition Report: marks inside bowl rubbed, a few shallow dents & dings to body, otherwise goodIn 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.

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A PAIR OF QUEEN ANNE SILVER CANDLESTICKS, WILLIAM DENNY, LONDON, 1703 |

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Description: square bases with cut corners and gadroon borders, matched throughout, the fluted bases with chased cartouche engraved with arms, stop-fluted column stems below fixed nozzles

Condition Report: both with a few small clean repairs to base rims, minor dings throughout, otherwise goodIn 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.

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RARE WILLIAM AND MARY RED-PAINTED CARVED MAPLE AND CANED SIDE CHAIR, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1710 |

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Description: Maple

Condition Report: Crestrail with a muddy layer of brown paint.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.

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VERY FINE WILLIAM AND MARY RED-PAINTED TURNED MAPLE BANISTER BACK ARMCHAIR, NEW ENGLAND, CIRCA 1750 |

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Description: Maple

Condition Report: Red-painted surface later. Repair to proper right arm end.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.

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VERY FINE AND RARE WILLIAM AND MARY CARVED, TURNED AND JOINED MAPLE LEATHER-UPHOLSTERED SIDE CHAIR, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1710 |

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Description: Maple

Condition Report: Wear commensurate with age and use. Forelegs each with vertical age cracks.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.

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VERY RARE WILLIAM AND MARY FIGURED MAPLE GATELEG TABLE, RHODE ISLAND, CIRCA 1715 |

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Description: four feet replaced.

Condition Report: One foot replaced; refinished. Split to top previously with butterfly repairs.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.

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VERY FINE AND RARE WILLIAM AND MARY BURL MAPLE-VENEERED AND WALNUT HIGH CHEST OF DRAWERS, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1720 |

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Description: retains a dark rich historic surface, bears accession number L61.293; central demilune section of front stretcher and proper right side stretcher replaced.

Condition Report: Upper backboards replaced, proper right stretcher replaced, hardware replaced. Minor veneer patches throughout.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.

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FINE AND RARE WILLIAM AND MARY TURNED MAPLE SLAT-BACK ARMCHAIR, DELAWARE RIVER VALLEY, PENNSYLVANIA, CIRCA 1750 |

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Description: maple

Condition Report: Rich, dark brown surface. Wear commensurate to age and use. One splat (second from bottom) split and reglued.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.

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WILLIAM AND MARY TURNED AND JOINED WALNUT GATELEG TABLE, PENNSYLVANIA, CIRCA 1715 |

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Description: wood

Condition Report: One drop leaf with two small patched areas. Possible strip repair along rule joint on one side.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.

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VERY FINE AND RARE WILLIAM AND MARY WALNUT CHEST OF DRAWERS, PENNSYLVANIA, CIRCA 1715 |

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Description: appears to retain its original cast brass hardware.

Condition Report: Retains original hardware. case width: 37 1/2 in. case depth: 20 1/2 in.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.

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WILLIAM AND MARY WALNUT VALUABLES CABINET, PENNSYLVANIA, CIRCA 1715 |

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Description: bears label inscribed Mrs. Alfred Bissell, feet replaced.

Condition Report: case width: 14 in. case depth: 9 3/4 in. Retains original hardware, feet replaced. Split to proper right case side adjacent to upper hinge.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.

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ATTRIBUTED TO THE PIERPONT LIMNER) | Portraits of Mrs. Freake Wolcott Kitchen and Mr. Edward Kitchen

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Description: oil on canvas

Condition Report: The woman: the canvas is lined and there is craquelure throughout. Under UV: there are scattered dots of inpainting throughout the figure with larger areas across the center of her face, arm, hand and dress. There are areas of retouching to the background and figure, primarily at right. The man: the canvas is lined and there is craquelure throughout. Under UV: there are scattered dots of inpainting throughout the figure, including his face and coat. There are some larger areas on inpainting in the lower portion of his coat at the sleeve, an area in the center right background and scattered dots in the left background. 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.

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FINE AND RARE WILLIAM AND MARY BLACK-PAINTED AND TURNED MAPLE BANISTER BACK ARMCHAIR, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1720 |

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Description: feet replaced.

Condition Report: Some breaks and repairs to crestrail.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.

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FINE AND RARE WILLIAM AND MARY BLACK PAINTED AND TURNED MAPLE SLAT-BACK ARMCHAIR, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1725 |

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Description: feet replaced.

Condition Report: Proper right arm with pieced elements along inner edge. Bottom three inches of both rear feet chamfered and drilled.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.

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FINE AND RARE WILLIAM AND MARY BLACK-PAINTED TURNED MAPLE SLAT-BACK ARMCHAIR, NEW YORK OR NORTHERN NEW JERSEY, CIRCA 1730 |

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Description: maple

Condition Report: Wear commensurate with age and use. Age cracks to where the stretchers meet the legs.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.

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ASSEMBLED SET OF EIGHT QUEEN ANNE CARVED AND TURNED MAPLE SIDE CHAIRS, NEW ENGLAND, CIRCA 1750 |

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Description: Maple

Condition Report: One on display, seven in storage. With varying surface decoration and condition. Rush-seat chairs of varying age. One chair with old splice repair to proper left rear leg adjacent to stretchers.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.

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GEORGE I GILT-GESSO GIRANDOLE MIRROR, ENGLAND, CIRCA 1720 |

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Description: giltwood

Condition Report: Later plate with some foxing and crystallization. Good quality gilt gesso frame; typical age cracks, rubbing and minor losses to gesso. Rebacked and mirror plate slightly loose. Restorations to carving at cresting. The egg and dart and rosettes on cresting are possibly carved later.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.

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QUEEN ANNE WALNUT LOOKING GLASS, ENGLAND, EARLY 18TH CENTURY |

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Description: walnut

Condition Report: Plates with foxing, crystallization and losses to silvering. Lacking a cresting. The bottom section of the frame has a darker stain while the upper portion is a lighter color possibly because the sides of the frame are later. Walnut with some chips and losses. Parts of the frame are slightly loose (such as a small gap at bottom left corner and at joins of shaped upper portion with lower section of frame).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.

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RARE QUEEN ANNE WALNUT SLAT-BACK ARMCHAIR, DELAWARE RIVER VALLEY, PENNSYLVANIA, CIRCA 1750 |

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Description: walnut

Condition Report: Diagonal break to back or proper right front leg at joint with stretcher; glue repair to rear end of proper left lower side stretcher.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.

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VERY RARE QUEEN ANNE WALNUT COMPASS-SEAT SIDE CHAIR, PHILADELPHIA, CIRCA 1735 |

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Description: splat and three knee returns replaced.

Condition Report: With a modern wool over-the-rail upholstered seat.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.

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FINE AND RARE QUEEN ANNE CARVED WALNUT DRESSING TABLE, ATTRIBUTED TO THE 'IRISH CABINETSHOP', PHILADELPHIA, CIRCA 1745 |

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Description: walnut

Condition Report: Top drawer patched on proper right side. Pulls replaced. Worming losses to backboard. case width: 30 1/4 in. case depth: 18 in.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.

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VERY FINE AND RARE QUEEN ANNE CARVED AND FIGURED WALNUT HIGH CHEST OF DRAWERS, PENNSYLVANIA, CIRCA 1760 |

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Description: appears to retain its original pierced cast brass hardware.

Condition Report: Appears to retain its original hardware.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.

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RARE QUEEN ANNE CARVED AND FIGURED WALNUT COMPASS-SEAT SIDE CHAIR, PHILADELPHIA, CIRCA 1745 |

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Description: chair marked VI and slip seat marked IV, retains rich historic surface, spurs on splat replaced.

Condition Report: Left and right spurs ears on splat restored.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.

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VERY FINE AND RARE QUEEN ANNE CARVED AND FIGURED WALNUT COMPASS-SEAT SIDE CHAIR, CARVING ATTRIBUTED TO JOHN WELCH, BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1740 |

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Description: chair and slip seat marked VIII.

Condition Report: Retains a rich color throughout. Wear commensurate with age and use. Repairs to the side knee returns. Front leg blocks later. 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.

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VERY FINE AND RARE QUEEN ANNE INLAID CARVED AND FIGURED WALNUT HIGH CHEST OF DRAWERS, ESSEX COUNTY, PROBABLY IPSWICH, MASSACHUSETTS, CIRCA 1760 |

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Description: appears to retain its original turned and carved flame finials and cast brass hardware; back marked with accession number 30.188.1 and also bearing metal plaque embossed F-418.

Condition Report: Retains original hardware and finials. Refinished. Repairs to central finial plinth. Some veneer patches to drawer facings throughout. upper case width: 38 in. knee depth: 22 1/2 in.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.

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THE ELLIOT FAMILY QUEEN ANNE SHELL-CARVED CEDRELA COMPASS-SEAT SIDE CHAIR, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1740 |

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Description: chair and original slip seat marked VI and bearing labels Ginio Morris, V. Brock and Virginia Morris Angel. Fragment of original blue wool slip seat show cover survived and current made to match.

Condition Report: Proper right front leg cracked and re-glued in junction of seat rail. Lacking glue blocks.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.

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ATTRIBUTED TO JOHN SMIBERT (1688 - 1751) | Portrait of a Lady with Pearls
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THE CHARLES-VOORHEES-FISH VERY FINE AND RARE QUEEN ANNE MAHOGANY TRAY-TOP TEA TABLE, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1760 |

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Description: retains a dark rich surface, tray moldings replaced.

Condition Report: Retains dark rich old surface.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.

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AMERICAN SCHOOL, 18TH CENTURY | Portrait of Susan Sleeper of Brookline, Massachusetts

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Description: oil on canvas

Condition Report: The canvas is unlined. Under UV: there are scattered areas of inpainting throughout. There is one dime sized spot to the left of the figure's nose, scattered spots and an area approximately 2x2 inches in the right side of her forehead.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.

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GEORGE II PARCEL-GILT AND WALNUT LOOKING GLASS, ENGLAND, CIRCA 1755 |

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Description: walnut

Condition Report: Plate with some losses to silvering. Age cracks to walnut typical of age. Some small chips and losses to some of the carved elements. Minor rubbing to gilding resulting in some losses and flaking. Regilt. Bird is later. Some of the carved and gilt elements are loose.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.

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VERY RARE QUEEN ANNE MAHOGANY DRESSING TABLE, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1760 |

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Description: appears to retain its original surface, knee returns and drops replaced, proper left front foot pieced.

Condition Report: Knee returns and drops replaced. Retains dark rich old surface. Pulls replaced. Proper left front foot pieced. case width: 32 3/4 in. case depth: 20 in.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.

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VERY FINE QUEEN ANNE WALNUT LOOKING GLASS, ENGLAND, EARLY 18TH CENTURY |

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Description: walnut, glass

Condition Report: With a Ginsburg & Levy label to reverse. Old plate with extensive losses to silvering in upper portion. Matte finish. Age cracks to walnut. Some small restorations to carved fretwork section of cresting.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.

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