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

$1,896$1,600
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Biedermeier Armoire, Continental, 19th century and later, door fronts each with book-matched veneers and a recessed arch containing five ebonized and gilt arrows, sides of case framed by ebonized pilasters with ormolu capitals and bases, with concave ebonized apron, all on four block feet, interior with later fitted compartments to house an entertainment system, ht. 76, wd. 47, dp. 20 1/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Back panel cut in three places to fit entertainment system, some slight cracking to veneer and slight loss to painted and gilded arrows.