Chippendale Walnut Slant-lid Desk
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
- Date / Time :
- November 08, 2009 11:00AM
Chippendale Walnut Slant-lid Desk, possibly Virginia, late 18th century, the lid opens to an interior with paneled prospect door and reeded engaged pilaster-front document drawers flanked by drawers and compartments, above a case with flanking quarter columns and ogee bracket base, old refinish, replaced brasses, (imperfections), ht. 43, wd. 41, dp. 22 1/2 in.
missing a piece of one rear ogee feet; feet with added nails; patches to rail beneath third drawer; shrinkage crack to right side; secondary wood yellow pine and poplar; this is at least the third set of brasses.