02-18-2007 02-18-2007
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2349 Boston
February 18, 2007 11:00 AMCalender

Federal Maple Inlaid Bowfront Chest of Drawers

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


Federal Maple Inlaid Bowfront Chest of Drawers, possibly Portsmouth, New Hampshire, c. 1810-20, the top with ovolo corners and applied brass beading above a case of four graduated cockbeaded drawers, with mahogany panels bordered by tiger maple crossbanding, flanked by quarter-engaged reeded posts ending in vase and ring-turned legs joined by a cutout skirt, replaced brasses, refinished, ht. 42 1/2, wd. 42, dp. 23 in.

Note: Back with name 'C.E. Hopkins' in 19th century brown paint.
Estimate $5,000-7,000


Portsmouth, New Hampshire, century brown paint