07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
784

French Regence Oak Fauteuil

$267$225
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

French Regence Oak Fauteuil, early 18th century, upholstered backrest, arms and seat, scrolled hand-holds on faceted supports, with faceted legs and X-form stretcher on flattened ball feet, seat ht. 16, wd. 21 1/2, dp. 18 in.
Estimate $300-400

Heavy worming and chewing to both hand-holds; back left leg joint cracked and loose (needs re-glue); front right foot with loss to upper part of foot; all feet channeled out from old casters, heavy wear to front of stretcher and front legs; frame not examined under upholstery; age typical additional minor defects.