07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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Chippendale Mahogany Camel-back Sofa

$1,422$1,200
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Chippendale Mahogany Camel-back Sofa, c. 1785, of typical form with out-scrolled arms and overupholstered seat, on Marlborough legs joined by stretchers, lg. 81 1/2, seat ht. 18 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Front stretcher replaced and reinforcements to rails throughout; new metal bracket supporting joint to back of center leg; possible chestnut secondary woods; age typical defects.

Keywords

metal bracket supporting joint