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Small Paint Lap Desk

Auction:
2349
Lot:
65
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

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

Description:

Small Paint Lap Desk, "Nathaniel M. Sargent Lynn 1823", Massachusetts, the rectangular dovetail-constructed box with wire hinged lid, decorated with green and black leaf and flower designs on a salmon-painted ground, the interior with three small compartments with similar decoration, ink inscription to interior lid, (imperfections), ht. 6 1/4, wd. 12, dp. 6 1/2 in.

Provenance: Jim Richardson, Connecticut.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Keywords

Nathaniel M. Sargent Lynn, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Jim Richardson, Desks, Lap desk

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