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Queen Anne Walnut Dressing Table

Auction:
3167B
Lot:
206
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3167B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 03, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Queen Anne Walnut Dressing Table, New Jersey/Pennsylvania area, c. 1730-50, the molded top overhangs a case of three short drawers above deeply valanced skirt, joining cabriole legs ending in slipper feet, replaced brasses, refinished with old patina, ht. 28, case 30, case dp. 18 3/4 in.

Provenance: According to a note written in 1992 by Emma Cadwalader Bunker, this piece had descended in the Cadwalader family since the 18th century; R. Jorgensen Antiques, 1993.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

two board top with repaired separation, and continued shrinkage. piece shows evidence of having been in a fire - much of the underside is blackened. Old brasses are not original.


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

Anne Walnut Dressing, Anne Walnut Dressing Table, Arts, Cabriole leg, Cadwalader, Decorative arts, English furniture, Furniture, Human behavior, Lowboy, Molding, Patina, Visual arts, EGX 30

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