Federal Grain-painted Slant-lid Desk
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
- Date / Time :
- August 15, 2010 10:00AM
Federal Grain-painted Slant-lid Desk, America, early 19th century, the case in old mustard grain paint, the interior painted red, and the drawers and prospect door inscribed with their intended uses: "mortgage notes," "old deeds," etc., replaced wooden pulls, (imperfections), ht. 42, wd. 44, dp. 21 in.
paint wear; loss of cockbeading, hinges replaced, old repairs.