07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Burled Walnut Chest-on-chest

$5,036$4,250
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Burled Walnut Chest-on-chest, top section with a row of three small drawers above a set of three graduated drawers, with canted and fluted corners; all atop a base of four graduated drawers on bracket feet, first drawer with drop-front writing surface and internal drawers; all drawer fronts veneered with brass pulls and escutcheons, ht. 71 1/2, wd. 40, dp. 21 3/4 in., bears label "L.G. Fournier Limited, Ottawa's Oldest and Most Reliable Crating House."
Estimate $2,500-3,500

With some liftting and scattered loss to veneer, loss to one piece of molding around bottom side (included), separation and some loss to oak paneling on back and drawers. Pulls replaced.

Keywords

L.G. Fournier Limited