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Federal Mahogany Inlaid Glazed Desk Bookcase

Auction:
2349
Lot:
301
Sold for:
$3,819$3,250

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

Federal Mahogany Inlaid Glazed Desk Bookcase, New Hampshire, c. 1810, the top section with shaped and pierced fretwork joining reeded plinths topped by eagle and ball finials, above the hinged cockbeaded glazed doors opening to a shelved interior, with three short drawers below, set into projecting lower section of long drawer and pull out writing surface and two hinged doors with inlaid stringing and banded borders, on inlaid arched skirt joining turned legs, old brass pulls, refinished, (minor imperfections and restoration), ht. 77, wd. 37 3/4, dp. 19 3/4 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

New Hampshire, Bookcase, Cabinets, Door, Fretwork

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