Auction house Doyle sells furniture of former mayor of New York.
On May, 3rd, at 10.00 in New York auction house Doyle will organize the tenders devoted of the American furniture and subjects of an interior.
It is expected, that the assembly of furniture of former mayor of New York John Lindsej (John Lindsay, 1921Ц2000) will use special attention. By estimations of the experts, one of the most interesting subjects in this collection the locker from mahogany in style CHippendejl is. The locker is trimmed by an ornament, it has been made in America in XVIII century. Since 1965 and during all term of stay of John Lindsej on a post of mayor this locker was with it and its family in Graki Mansajon (Gracie Mansion), an official residence of mayors of New York. Later the locker "has moved" from a residence together with family of mayor. Estimejt a locker-7 thousand
As not less attractive subjects of an interior of family Lindsej are considered: a maple locker of queen Anna from New England with estimejtom-4 thousand, the inlaid locker from a walnut in federal style, presumably from Piedmont with estimejtom , 5-2,5 thousand, and a folding table from mahogany from northern staffs with estimejtom-4 thousand
From drugi furniture collections special interest the pair the inlaid card tables from mahogany represents with estimejtom- 12 thousand
Before auction there will pass(will take place) an exhibition of art of a colonial interior, furniture and scenery. It will be prolonged from April, 30th till May, 2nd to the address of: New York, 175 East 87th Street, Manhattan.