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Federal Diminutive Painted and Decorated Bird's-eye Maple Work Table

Auction:
2282
Lot:
201
Sold for:
$17,625$15,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2282
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
August 14, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Federal Diminutive Painted and Decorated Bird's-eye Maple Work Table, Boston, 1815-25, the top with a central floral painting is outlined in a red and black Greek key design and overhangs a single drawer with the same outline above a bag frame drawer, the sides are similarly decorated, all flanked by four double-bamboo-like columnar legs joined by a similar medial stretcher and attached to two serpentine feet striped in red and black, old alligatored surface, (imperfections), ht. 27 1/2, wd. 16, dp. 12 1/2 in.

Provenance: King Caesar House, Duxbury, Massachusetts, 1969.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

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Duxbury, Massachusetts, Duxbury, Massachusetts

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