07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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Renaissance Revival Carved Beechwood Painting Easel

$889$750
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Renaissance Revival Carved Beechwood Painting Easel, c. 1880, with openwork cresting and carved designs of half-fans, flowerheads and C-scrolls, incised designs throughout, plain painting rest and shaped feet, ht. 77 1/2, wd. of rest 26 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800

Overall very good to excellent condition; brass easel clip crimped and bent slight; wood support in need of re-glueing; some scratches to front uprights near top; else only minor age typical defects.