08-14-2011 08-14-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2558M Marlborough
August 14, 2011 10:00 AMCalender
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Federal Tiger Maple and Cherry Inlaid Chest of Drawers

$6,518$5,500
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2558M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 14, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Federal Tiger Maple and Cherry Inlaid Chest of Drawers, Asa Loomis, Shaftsbury, Vermont, 1816, the case of cockbeaded drawers and flanking bird's-eye maple panels, refinished, replaced brass pulls, (minor imperfections), inscribed on the underside of the top by the cabinetmaker "Made by Asa Loomis in the year 1816," ht. 45 1/4, case wd. 42 1/2, dp. 20 3/4 in.

Literature: See Zogry, pp. 42-23; and Robinson, p. 75.

Provenance: Sold at Skinner, American Furniture and Decorative Arts, Bolton, Massachusetts, March 23, 1997, lot 80.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

Maple, Asa Loomis, cabinetmaker, Made, Shaftsbury, Vermont, Bolton, Massachusetts