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Empire-style Ormolu-mounted Bedroom Suite

Auction:
3272B
Lot:
504
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3272B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Empire-style Ormolu-mounted Bedroom Suite, France or England, 20th century, comprised of a four-drawer bureau with mirror, ht. 63 1/2, top of bureau ht. 40, wd. 48, dp. 24, a side table with a single drawer and lower shelf, ht. 27, dp. 15, side chair with openwork back and over-rail upholstery, ht. 32, seat ht. 17, wd. 16 1/2, dp. 19, two mahogany-veneered twin beds, foot- and headboards with round tops, central panels of bookmatched mahogany flanked by columns with ormolu capitals and bases, shaped rails, casters, footboards ht. 41, wd. 50, headboards ht. 50 1/2, wd. 50, and a chest of drawers, top with low gallery at back, frieze drawer with fitted compartments, four long drawers with ring pulls flanked by columns with ormolu capitals and bases, casters, ht. 53, wd. 45, dp. 24 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Minor wear and water stain to top of side table, stain to chair seat and wear to back of crest rail, very minor veneer losses to bed, crack in the veneer on the back of one head board.


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France, United Kingdom, Artificial objects, Bed, Chest of drawers, Consumer goods, Culture, Drawer, Furniture

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