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Miniature American Country Painted Pine Blanket Chest

Auction:
2481
Lot:
636
Sold for:
$415$350

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Miniature American Country Painted Pine Blanket Chest, 19th century, rectangular, painted with simulated paneling and faux graining, the interior paper lined, with base drawer to one side, wd. 15 1/4, ht. 9 1/2, dp. 9 in.
Estimate $400-500

hole to center left of lid approx. 1" long, and 1/4" wide. edge gouges. some shrinkage lines and flaking of paint finish. end with drawer showing keyhole (lacking lock). opposite end with nail holes from set of previous hinges. wear to paper lining.
overall age typical scuffs, scratches, and gouges.

Keywords

paint finish, Blanket, Chest, Graining

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