Miniature doll furniture, six pieces: Georgian style mahogany library desk, five working drawers, inset leather top, some loss, six spade-footed legs, 4" h.; burl walnut top table with bulbous ring and reel turned legs, 3 5/8" h.; Windsor arm chair, side chair, and inlaid tilt top tea table, all marked "F. & J.P." underside; and black-painted farm side chair, gilt stenciling at crest, expected surface wear throughout. [From the Estate of Shepherd M. Holcombe, Sr. of West Hartford, CT]
From: "Classical Furniture in Federal Philadelphia" - Carved, Gilt Stenciled and Bronze-Powder Paint Decorated Mahogany Pier Table, Attributed to Anthony G. Quervelle, Philadelphia, circa 1825-1830. H. 38-1/2 W. 47-1/2, D. 22 in. Private collection. Photography courtesy of Carswell Rush Berlin, Inc., New York.