07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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Parchment-covered Dresser

$3,063$2,500
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Parchment-covered Dresser, 20th century, bowfront top over conforming case fitted with six short drawers with gilt-metal and Lucite pulls, on square tapered legs with canted corners, 36 x 71 x 21 in.
Estimate $600-800

The parchment has areas of natural color variation throughout. There is a 1/4 in. spot on the top lacking varnish. The pulls have slight corrosion to the gilt metal and light scratches to the Lucite; secondary woods fumed oak; likely made in the 1930's-1940's.

Keywords

gilt metal