07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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French Empire Style Marble-top and Walnut Small Secretaire a Abattant

$1,126$950
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

French Empire Style Marble-top and Walnut Small Secretaire a Abattant, 19th century, bearing stamp "Jacob", with white veined charcoal grey marble top above a case fitted with four drawers and a fall-front lid enclosing a fitted interior, all flanked by herm figures, on paw feet, ht. 52, wd. 24, dp. 15 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Marble top with chips along back edge; case with large spots to area above both frieze drawer pulls; side to side shrinkage to fall front with some minor warping; age typical additional minor defects.