07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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Louis XVI Green Painted and Parcel-gilt Beechwood Boiserie Panel

$3,081$2,600
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Louis XVI Green Painted and Parcel-gilt Beechwood Boiserie Panel, late 18th century, rectangular, applied with carving in the form of ribbons and pendant husks, laurel wreaths, and C-scrolls, with a rectangular opening to fit a mirror plate, 58 x 43 in.
Estimate $500-700

very dusty and dirty overall. moderate worming throughout. some cracking to foliate decoration. some old repairs. heavily rubbed, and with paint losses in spots. age typical imperfections and minor defects; most likely with original gilding and paint.