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Classical Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneered Chest of Drawers

Auction:
2062
Lot:
72
Sold for:
$1,150$1,000

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Auction:
Sale #2062 - 2062
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
March 11, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Classical Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneered Chest of Drawers, stenciled "S. Carter, Cabinetmaker, 49 Beckman Str., New York," c. 1835-45, the rectangular top over conforming case of central valuables drawer with rosewood panel, brass inlaid stringing and satinwood cross-banding flanked by two short drawers with concave facades over a case of one large and three graduated cross-banded drawers flanked by fluted, water leaf, and cross-hatch carved half-columns surmounted by arched inlaid panels ending in hairy paw feet, old refinish, replaced pulls, (imperfections), ht. 49 1/2, wd. 46, dp. 22 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Keywords

Beckman Str., Cabinetmaker , S. Carter, Chest of drawers, Furniture