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RARE WILLIAM & MARY WALNUT & YEWWOOD CANED CHILD'S HIGH CHAIR

England, c1695

 

 

The high arched back with molded and scroll-carved pierced cresting over a caned center panel

sided by molded stiles above a caned seat with shaped from seat rail and between scroll ended open arms,

the baluster-turned front arm supports over spool turned front legs ending in grooved Spanish ("Braganza") feet,

the turned back legs joined by a turned mid-stretcher and lower H-turned stretcher,

the adjustable footrest and safety crossbar later additions (oak)

 

Provenance : By repute, brokered by Israel Sack to the previous owner. 

 (Israel Sack was a dealer in fine American furniture, but on occasion,

was known to broker English pieces upon request.)

 

Condition : Wear appropriate to age and usage; shrinkage to right stile, so the back slightly out of plumb;

restoration to right stile and left front foot;

 lower stretcher a replacement; caning new but with good color and patination; footrest and safety crossbar 19c additions

(at this time, the child would have been held in place by a simple tied cloth)

 

43.5"High x 14.75" Wide x 18.5" Deep

 

Price : Please Inquire

 

#6480

 

 

    

 

 

      

 

 

 


 

Also See :

 

 

George III Mahogany & Caned Cradle

England, c1800-20

 

 

 

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Rare William & Mary Walnut & Yewwood Caned Child's High Chair, England, c1695 

 

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