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Renaissance Revival Carved Walnut Pedestal Desk

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
411
Sold for:
$652$550

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Renaissance Revival Carved Walnut Pedestal Desk, 19th century, the rectangular top with leather-inset writing surface, over nine drawers and two doors, on plinth base, elaborately carved with scrolling foliage and masks, pulls formed as heads, ht. 33 1/2, wd. 71 1/2, dp. 36 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-2,000

large horizontal cracks to leather, shrinkage cracks to wood, nicks and chips to base, with key and other hardware

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