Decoupage-decorated, Red-painted Dome-top Trunk
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2468
- Date / Time :
- August 09, 2009 11:00AM
Decoupage-decorated, Red-painted Dome-top Trunk, probably New England, early 19th century, pine box with wire-hinged lid, leather strap handles, the top and sides ornamented with applied polychrome printed soldiers, animals, flowers, genre figures, and geometric borders, (minor imperfections), ht. 9 3/4, wd. 22, dp. 11 1/4 in.
The paper applications on top are faded and darkened with age, (central soldier figure with some abrsions), the top portion of lock is missing, old corner losses on bottom.