Set of three Philadelphia Chippendale carved mahogany tassel back side chairs, ca. 1760, one bearing a label inscribed Dining room chairs of James Henderson formerly in his house in Greenwich Village, suburb New York, 39 1/2" h. A nearly identical side chair sold at Sotheby's, New York, Important Americana, January 21, 2017, sale 9607, lot 4247. Provenance: Private Collection, Ho-Ho-Kus, New Jersey.
Wear commensurate with age and use. The top and bottom of the splat at the junction of the shoe of one chair has been re-glued. The proper front left leg lacking the side knee return of one chair.