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Lot 0834
American (likely Philadelphia), 19th century. A Classical sofa in mahogany with blue upholstery, having straight scrolled crest with foliate scroll terminals, the raised and scrolled arms having acanthus leave and bird carvings, upholstered back and seat above a straight seat rail ending in pinwheel carvings, all rising on carved paw feet with wooden casters; ht. 35, wd. 78, dp. 22 in.

Provenance: Property Sold to benefit the Art Acquisition Fund at the Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields


Item is in good overall condition. Minimal if any loss or repair to veneer and carving. Very nice example of Philadelphia Empire furniture.

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Philadelphia Classical Sofa

Estimate $1,000 - $1,500Feb 23, 2019
Cincinnati, OH, USA