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Pair of Italian Empire-style Mahogany-veneered Marquetry Commodes

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3195B
Lot:
378
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3195B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Italian Empire-style Mahogany-veneered Marquetry Commodes, 19th century, top with inlaid central medallion of stylized leaves, sides inlaid with depictions of vases, drawer in frieze, three long drawers with inlaid floral arabesques, similarly decorated columns at front corners, set on squared feet, ht. 35 1/2, wd. 47 1/2, dp. 23 1/2 in.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Scattered small areas of repair, repairs to carcass.


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

Arabesque, Arts, Commode, Decorative arts, Drawer, French art, Furniture, Inlay, Interior design, Marquetry, Visual arts, Woodworking

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