07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender

French-Style Vanity

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM


French-Style Vanity, with finely figured quarter-matched veneer and ebony stringing; the rectangular top has two lift open compartments to either side and a pull out mirror in the center; all above a long drawer flanked by two dummy drawers and a lower section with two tambour doors opening to reveal a pair of three, stacked drawers and a central compartment; all on tapered legs with sabot-mounted feet, ht. 30 1/2, wd. 26 3/8, dp. 14 7/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

Loss of one brass-mounted foot (included), veneer dry and cracking on back, one tambour door is broken, scratches and usage wear to central compartment on bottom portion and top.