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Grain-painted Glazed Twenty-Drawer Apothecary Cabinet

Auction:
2482
Lot:
386
Sold for:
$7,110$6,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Grain-painted Glazed Twenty-Drawer Apothecary Cabinet, probably western Massachusetts, early 19th century, in two sections, old surface in tones of brown, (imperfections), ht. 75 1/4, wd. 48 1/2, dp. 13 in.

Note: A chalk inscription on the backboard indicates that a previous owner was Dr. Alfonso Bowker, Springfield, Massachusetts.
Estimate $8,000-10,000

loss to backboard, paint wear, chips at top of bottom section.

Keywords

Massachusetts, Glazed Twenty-Drawer Apothecary Cabinet, Alfonso Bowker, Springfield, Backboard, Grain, Hampden County, Massachusetts, Springfield, Massachusetts

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