02-17-2008 02-17-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2397 Boston
February 17, 2008 11:00AMCalender
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Polychrome Decorated Box

$504$425
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2397 Location: Boston Date / Time: February 17, 2008 11:00AM

Description:

Polychrome Decorated Box, probably northern Europe, early 19th century, the box showing various landscapes within oval reserves of a house, a church, a lake, and a canal, (imperfections), ht. 18 3/4, wd. 22 1/2, dp. 17 in.
Estimate $700-900

paint wear, hinges replaced, shrinkage crack in top. Wood may be some type of fir tree.