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Rare Classical Mahogany Carved and Mahogany Veneer Child's Work Table

Auction:
2267
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$8,813$7,500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2267
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 20, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

Rare Classical Mahogany Carved and Mahogany Veneer Child's Work Table, probably Massachusetts, c. 1825, the rectangular top with ovolo corners and inset cast brass rosettes framed by concentric rings above quarter-engaged vase and ring-turned legs carved with baskets of fruit against a punchwork background continuing to spiral carving and turned feet on castors, all joined by two drawers, the top with a fitted interior and the lower with bag compartment, old brass pulls, refinished, (imperfections), ht. 20 1/4, wd. 15 3/4, dp. 14 1/2 in.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Keywords

Massachusetts, Ovolo, Spiral

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