07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Louis XIV Walnut Fauteuil

$356$300
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Louis XIV Walnut Fauteuil, c. 1700, with upholstered backrest and seat, scrolled arms and foliate carved hand-holds on curved supports, scrolled legs and serpentine stretchers, seat ht. 18, wd. 19, dp. 18 in.
Estimate $300-400

Overall good condition with nice color and decent carving; all feet with two inches of replaced wood at bottom of feet and left front foot with additional 2 inch replaced piece just above it; old tack holes visible on arm supports; age typical additional defects: frame not examined.