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George III Mahogany Camel-back Sofa

Auction:
2940B
Lot:
702
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2940B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 07, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

George III Mahogany Camel-back Sofa, 18th century, of typical form, with outscrolled arms, upholstered tight seat and back, supported on straight legs joined by stretchers, later silk fabric, lg. 82 in.
Estimate $600-800

Repaired break to front leg and back right foot. Scattered nicks and abrasions consistent with age. Stretcher loose to one side. Fabric with some minor pulls along back edges.


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.

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Couch, Decorative arts, Furniture, Industrial design, Mahogany, Silk, Stretcher, Textile, Upholstery

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