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Gustav Stickley Model No. 720 Writing Table

Auction:
3192B
Lot:
181
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 3192B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Gustav Stickley Model No. 720 Writing Table, New York, 1904, fumed quarter-sawn oak, with Stickley "Als ik Kan" compass brand on left side of left drawer, intact Craftsman paper label under right side drawer, ht. 37, wd. 38, dp. 23 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Some staining to top shelf, some ink staining under center drawer, ink stains in drawers, some surface scratches, split between dowels at the top of the front right leg, very minor separation to the bop boards at the edges, wapring to the top right shelf of the gallery, a small amount of white residue affixed to the front right leg, break to the excess base board protruding from the back of one of the small drawers.


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

American Craftsman architecture, Arts and Crafts Movement, Craftsman, Decorative arts, Drawer, Genealogy, Gustav Stickley, Morris County, New Jersey, Organic architecture, Quarter sawing, Stickley, Visual arts

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