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Carved Mahogany Dressing Table

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3038B
Lot:
281
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3038B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 04, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Carved Mahogany Dressing Table, eastern Massachusetts, c. 1760-80, the molded overhanging top with shaped corners above a case of one long drawer above three short drawers, the central drawer carved with a fan, above a shaped and scroll-carved skirt joining four cabriole legs ending in claw-and-ball feet, replaced brasses, refinished, (imperfections), ht. 31 1/2, top wd. 38 1/4, case wd. 32 1/4, top dp. 22, case dp. 19 in.

Provenance: John Walton Inc.; Lincoln & Jean Sander, American Antiques, Redding, Connecticut, 1993.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

top split and repaired, added and replaced glue blocks, minor shrinkage cracks to case sides.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

John Walton Inc., Jean Sander, Arts, Cabriole leg, Drawer, Furniture, Industrial design, Lowboy, Visual arts, Lincoln, Redding

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