07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Set of Four Aesthetic Movement Tile-mounted and Brass-inlaid Ebonized Side Chairs

$1,659$1,400
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Set of Four Aesthetic Movement Tile-mounted and Brass-inlaid Ebonized Side Chairs, c. 1880, each with cresting inlaid with scrolling brass foliage above a backrest inset with spindles and a Minton tile depicting various scenes from the novels of Sir Walter Scott, overupholstered seat and circular tapered legs, seat ht. 19 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

All with rubbing to finials and crestings; two with slightly loose joints; age typical minor additional defects.

Keywords

Walter Scott