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Walnut High Chest of Drawers

Auction:
3080B
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$3,383$2,750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3080B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 03, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Walnut High Chest of Drawers, possibly mid-Atlantic or southeastern United States, 18th century, upper section with three thumb-molded short drawers above two half drawers and three long drawers, set into the lower section of two rows of half drawers above a skirt with small pendant joining cabriole legs ending in slipper feet, ht. 75 1/2, lower case wd. 40, lower case dp. 21 1/2 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

at least one knee return replaced (right side), drawerfronts are solid walnut, very minor thumbmolding patches and some minor warping to drawerfronts, secondary wood is yellow pine, small patches to two knots on right side of upper case, one at back edge.


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

United States, Arts, Cabriole leg, Chest of drawers, Drawer, Furniture, High chest of drawers, Industrial design, Visual arts

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