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Mahogany and Mahogany- and Walnut-veneered Marquetry Secretaire a Abattant

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
478
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3234B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Mahogany and Mahogany- and Walnut-veneered Marquetry Secretaire a Abattant, probably the Netherlands, late 19th/early 20th century, overall floral inlay, undecorated top, single drawer above a fall-front inlaid with depiction of a basket of flowers, fitted interior with six pigeonholes, an open shelf, and a center door flanked by three short drawers, writing surface above three long drawers, at front corners tapered columns set on tall rectangular bases, all set on block feet, ht. 59 1/2, writing surface ht. 30 1/2, wd. 39, dp. 20 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,200

Top possibly replaced, top slightly sprung at back, minor scattered repairs to inlays and veneer, brass pulls replaced, slight separation at drawer divider frames on left side.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Netherlands, Art genres, Decorative arts, Drawer, Furniture, Inlay, Louis XVI furniture, Marquetry, Visual arts, Woodworking

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