07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Continental Carved, Painted, and Part-ebonized Walnut Wall Shelf

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

Description:

Continental Carved, Painted, and Part-ebonized Walnut Wall Shelf, late 19th century, demilune top carved with leaftips and supported by two satyrs centered by a mustachioed man, all about carved C-scrolls and leaftips, ht. 26, wd. 27 3/4, dp. 12 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Top with scratching, minor denting and with rubbing and chipping along front edge; gold paint appears to have been touched up; moderate usage wear and age typical imperfections.

Keywords

gold paint