01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Scandinavian Inlaid Rosewood Chest of Drawers

 
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Scandinavian Inlaid Rosewood Chest of Drawers, the rectangular top over case fitted with five long drawers with bombé fronts, on turned feet, ht. 43 3/4, wd. 45, dp. 21 3/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

Top with shrinkage crack. Drawer fronts with loss, repairs, and patches to veneer (particularly middle drawer, which also has inpainting). String inlay popping on case. Right side of case replaced so that out band of inlay on the front is lost. Cracks to sides of case.