07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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Louis XV/XVI Style Bronze-mounted and Marble-top Green Japanned Commode

$474$400
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Louis XV/XVI Style Bronze-mounted and Marble-top Green Japanned Commode, early 20th century, rectangular top with minor breakfront above a conforming case fitted with two drawers decorated with a continuous chinoiserie scene, on angular, cabriole legs, ht. 33 1/2, wd. 27 1/2, dp. 17 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Marble in good shape; drawer fronts with heavy rubbing and some losses to paint showing gesso through; heavy usage wear throughout; lacking both sabot mounts; age typical additional minor defects.