07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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Asian Export Gilt-stenciled and Black Lacquer Caned Settee

$2,489$2,100
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Asian Export Gilt-stenciled and Black Lacquer Caned Settee, mid 19th century, backrest and arms formed with turned spindles in various sizes above a loose cushion and caned seat, shaped apron and circular legs, with floral decoration throughout, lg. 69, seat ht. 15 in.
Estimate $600-800

Minor chipping throughout with age typical minor loss and rubbing to gilding; some crackelure to finish; long shrinkage crack along front of seat rail; minor scattered worm damage; age typical additional minor defects.